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Holotype, collected 27 Jun 1978, 24 km NW of Great Island, NZ. (M.117559). 2.5mm. © 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

Acremodontina varicosa Marshall, 1995

Classification:Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda
Family:TROCHACLIDIDAE
Size/Grows to:Height 2.67mm, Diameter 2.57mm
Distribution:NW of Three Kings Islands, 192-805 metres. Also early Pliocene, Pitt Island, Chatham Islands
Geographical Range:AE.
References and Publications:
  • Marshall, B.A. 1995: Recent and Tertiary Trochaclididae from the southwest Pacific (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Trochoidae), The Veliger, 38(2) (p.103)