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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.
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

Testacella haliotidea Draparnaud, 1801

Classification:Gastropoda - Pulmonata - Stylommatophora
Family:TESTACELLIDAE
Size/Grows to:Length 7mm, Width 5mm
Distribution:North Island
Geographical Range:L.N.I.
Notes:
Introduced. Western Palae-arctic region from Atlantic isles to the Balkans, and from the North African coast to southern Scotland. Introduced into Canada, the U.S.A., Cuba, Australia and New Zealand
References and Publications:
  • Barker, G.M. 1999: Naturalised Terrestrial Stylommatophora (Mollusca: Gastropoda), Fauna of New Zealand, Manaaki Whenua Press (p.98)