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Holotype of Diala subcarinata Murdoch & Suter, 1906, collected 22 Jan 1904, E of Great Barrier Island, NZ. (M.001757). 2.9mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
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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.
Kermadec Islands
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island
Forsterian - Otago, Fiordland and Stewart Island
Moriorian - Chatham Islands, Pitt Island
Antipodean - Subantarctic Islands of New Zealand
FW =
L =
N =
North Island
S =
South Island
E =
I =

Aclis subcarinata (Murdoch & Suter, 1906)

Classification:Gastropoda - Caenogastropoda - Hypsogastropoda
Size/Grows to:Height 2.9mm, Width 1.04mm
Synonyms:(=Eusetia Cotton)
Distribution:Off North Cape and North Island east coast
Geographical Range:AE.
References and Publications:
  • Smith, N. Oct/1996: Acirsa subcarinata (Murdoch & Suter, 1906), Poirieria, 19 (p.28)
  • Marshall, B.A. 1996: Molluscan name-bearing types in the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Tuhinga: Records of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 9 (p.23)
  • Powell, A.W.B. 1979: New Zealand Mollusca: Marine, Land and Freshwater Shells, Collins, Auckland (p.253)

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

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