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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
R =
Recent
Sf =
Subfossil
Fo =
Fossil

Bathothauma lyromma Chun, 1906

Classification:Mollusca (Phylum) > Cephalopoda (Class) > Coleoida (Subclass) > Oegopsida (Order) > Cranchiidae (Family) > Taoniinae (Subfamily) > Bathothauma (Genus)
Family: SubfamilyCRANCHIIDAE: TAONIINAE
Distribution:Widespread, 100-300 metres
Geographical Range:KAn
Notes:
Marine. Mesopelagic
 
References and Publications:
  • Imber, M.J. Sep/1978 The squid families Cranchiidae and Gonatidae (Cephalopoda: Teuthoidea) in the New Zealand region, New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 5(3) (p.468)

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