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
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced

Calliotropis (Solaricida) infundibulum (Watson, 1879)

Classification:Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda
Family:CALLIOTROPIDAE
Size/Grows to:Height 19mm, Width 20mm
Distribution:North-eastern NZ, between Kermadec Ridge and East Cape. Also Atlantic, North America, Brazil, South Africa, Atlantic-Indian-Antarctic Basin. 230 - 3259 metres
Geographical Range:A
References and Publications:
  • Vilvens, C. 2007: New species and new records of Calliotropis (Gastropoda: Chilodontidae: Calliotropinae) from Indo-Pacific, Novapex Hors Serie, 5 (p.11)
  • Marshall, B.A. 1979: The Trochidae and Turbinidae of the Kermadec Ridge (Mollusca: Gastropoda), New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 6(4) (p.531)

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