This is not a Mollusc. Other non-Molluscan Phyla (Echinodermata, Brachiopoda etc) have been included to help identify species that may be mistaken for Mollusca, but actually are not.
Amblypheustes elevatus (Hutton, 1872)
|Classification:||Echinodermata (Phylum) > Echinozoa (Subphylum) > Echinoidea (Class) > Euechinoidea (Subclass) > Camarodonta (Order) > Temnopleuridae (Family) > Amblypheustes (Genus)|
|Size/Grows to:||Diameter 70mm|
|Distribution:||Northern North Island, NZ, 0-70 metes|
Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.