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Holotype, collected Feb 1955, Halfmoon Bay, NZ. (M.155879). 1.5mm. © 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

Cyclochlamys pileolus Dijkstra & Marshall, 2008

Classification:Bivalvia - Autobranchia - Pectinida
Family:CYCLOCHLAMYIDAE
Size/Grows to:Height 1.5mm, Width 1.4mm
Distribution:SE South Island, Foveaux Strait, and Stewart, Auckland and Bounty Islands, 18-91 metres. The Kermadec record probably dates from a late glacial maximum
Geographical Range:K.FAnE.
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.33)