Species Images
Holotype,  collected 29 Sep 1976, Cook Strait Canyon, off Karori Rocks, NZ. (M.080705). 10mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
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.
K=
Kermadec Islands
A=
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
C=
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island
F=
Forsterian - Otago, Fiordland and Stewart Island
M=
Moriorian - Chatham Islands, Pitt Island
An=
Antipodean - Subantarctic Islands of New Zealand
FW =
Freshwater
L =
Land
N =
North Island
S =
South Island
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced

Carinastele kristelleae Marshall, 1988

Classification:Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda
Family:CALLIOSTOMATIDAE: THYSANODONTINAE
Size/Grows to:Height 10mm, Width 8.7mm
Distribution:Cook Strait and Macquarie Ridge, 126-274 metres
Geographical Range:CAnE.
References and Publications:
  • Marshall, B.A. 1988: Thysanodontinae: a new subfamily of the Trochidae (Gastropoda), Journal of Molluscan Studies, 54 (p.220)

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

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