Species Images
Holotype of Conjectura poutama, collected Jun 1955, off Poutama Island, South Cape, NZ. (M.020251). 2mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
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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

Acremodontina poutama (E.C.Smith, 1962)

Classification:Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda
Family:TROCHACLIDIDAE
Size/Grows to:Height 2mm, Width 1.8mm
Distribution:Stewart and Snares Islands, SW South Island, 26-55 metres (dead to 183 metres)
Geographical Range:FE.
References and Publications:
  • Marshall, B.A. 1995: Recent and Tertiary Trochaclididae from the southwest Pacific (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Trochoidae), The Veliger, 38(2) (p.111)
  • Powell, A.W.B. 1979: New Zealand Mollusca: Marine, Land and Freshwater Shells, Collins, Auckland (p.74)