Bay of Plenty to Mahia. Trawled around 100-600 metres
References and Publications
Hills, S.F.K., Trewick, S.A., Morgan-Richards, M. 2011 Phylogenetic information of genes, illustrated with mitochondrial data from a genus of gastropod molluscs, Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 104 (p.783)
Bail, P., Limpus, A. 2005A Conchological Iconography 11, The Recent Volutes of New Zealand, with a revision of the genus Alcithoe H. & A. Adams, 1853, ConchBooks, Hackenheim, Germany (p.45)
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.
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island