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Key to Geographical Ranges
The symbols K.A.C.F.M.An. are used to indicate the geographical range of the species. They have been adopted to give an approxomation of the range of each species within New Zealand.
Kermadec Islands
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island
Forsterian - Otago, Fiordland and Stewart Island
Moriorian - Chatham Islands, Pitt Island
Antipodean - Subantarctic Islands of New Zealand
FW =
L =
N =
North Island
S =
South Island
E =
I =

Huonodon hectori (Suter, 1890)

Classification:Gastropoda - Pulmonata - Stylommatophora
Size/Grows to:Width 2.25mm, Height 1.2mm
Synonyms:(=Mylesia Climo)
Distribution:North and South Island
Geographical Range:L.N.S.E.
References and Publications:
  • Goulstone, J.F., Mayhill, P.C., Parrish, G.R. 1993: An Illustrated Guide to the Land Mollusca of the Te Paki ecological region, Northland, New Zealand, New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 34 (p.10)
  • Climo, F.M. 1981: Classification of the New Zealand Arionacea (Mollusca: Pulmonata) VIII: Notes on some haropid species with descriptions of new taxa (Charopidae), National Museum of New Zealand Records, 2(3) (p.14)
  • Powell, A.W.B. 1979: New Zealand Mollusca: Marine, Land and Freshwater Shells, Collins, Auckland (p.305)
  • Climo, F.M. 1978: Classification of the New Zealand Arionacea (Mollusca: Pulmonata): A review of the New Zealand Charopine snails with lamellate apertures, National Museum of New Zealand Records, 1(11) (p.185)

Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.