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.
Ophiopteris antipodum E.A. Smith, 1877
|Classification:||Echinodermata (Phylum) > Asterozoa (Subphylum) > Ophiuroidea (Class) > Myophiuroidea (Subclass) > Ophiacanthida (Order) > Ophiopteridae (Family) > Ophiopteris (Genus)|
|Distribution:||Bay of Islands, Northland to Stewart Island, low tide to over 100 metres|
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Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.