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

Bathyaustriella thionipta Glover, Taylor & Rowden, 2004

Classification:Bivalvia - Heterodonta - Lucinida
Family:LUCINIDAE: LUCININAE
Distribution:Kermadec Ridge, Mcauley Cone, 480-504 metres
Geographical Range:K.E.
References and Publications:
  • Glover, E.A., Taylor, J.D., Rowden, A.A. 2004: Bathyaustriella thionipta, a new lucinid bivalve from a hydrothermal vent on the Kermadec Ridge, New Zealand and its relationship to shallow-water taxa (Bivalvia: Lucinidae), Journal of Molluscan Studies, 70 (p.289)