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.
Ophioplocus huttoni Farquhar, 1899
|Classification:||Echinodermata (Phylum) > Asterozoa (Subphylum) > Ophiuroidea (Class) > Myophiuroidea (Subclass) > Amphilepidida (Order) > Ophiolepidoidea (Superfamily) > Hemieuryalidae (Family) > Ophioplocus (Genus)|
|Synonyms:||(=Ophioceres Koehler, 1922)|
|Distribution:||North Island, from Wellington to North Cape, subtidal to about 10-15 metres|
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Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.