Species Images
Holotype, collected 26 Jan 1981, off Whangaroa Bay, NZ. (M.183889). 3mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
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

Cyclochlamys irregularis Dijkstra & Marshall, 2008

Classification:Bivalvia - Autobranchia - Pectinida
Family:CYCLOCHLAMYIDAE
Size/Grows to:Width 3mm, Height 1.8mm
Distribution:Off Three Kings Islands and NE North Island, 20-622 metres
Geographical Range:A
Notes:
Endemic
References and Publications:
  • Dijkstra, H., Marshall, B.A. 2008: The Recent Pectinoidea of the New Zealand region (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Propeamussiidae, Pectinidae and Spondylidae), Molluscan Research, 28 (p.28)

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

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