Species Images
In a shallow rock pool, Rarawa, Far North, NZ. approx. 25mm diameter
. approx. 25mm diameter
Dorsal view, Rarawa, Far North, NZ. approx. 25mm diameter
Ventral view, Rarawa, Far North, NZ. approx. 25mm diameter
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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
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced

Amblypheustes elevatus (Hutton, 1872)

Classification:Echinodermata (Phylum) > Echinozoa (Subphylum) > Echinoidea (Class) > Euechinoidea (Subclass) > Camarodonta (Order) > Temnopleuridae (Family) > Amblypheustes (Genus)
Family:TEMNOPLEURIDAE
Size/Grows to:Diameter 70mm
Distribution:Northern North Island, NZ, 0-70 metes
Geographical Range:[A]
 

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