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Pholadidea acherontea Beu & Climo, 1974Species Images
Holotype, collected 11 May 1972, Cook Strait, off Turakirae Head, Nicholson Canyon, NZ. (M.029171). © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
Pholadidea acherontea Beu & Climo, 1974
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Heterodonta (Subclass) > Myida (Order) > Pholadoidea (Superfamily) > Pholadidae (Family) > Martesiinae (Subfamily) > Pholadidea (Genus)
Family: Subfamily
PHOLADIDAE: MARTESIINAE
Size/Grows to:
Width 26mm, Height 17mm
Distribution:
North and South Island. Dredged around 35-600 metres
Geographical Range:
ACFE.
Notes:
Marine, Endemic
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Key to Geographical Ranges
NZ Map showing 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
R =
Recent
Sf =
Subfossil
Fo =
Fossil