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Belomitra aoteana (Dell, 1956)Species Images
Type of Waipaoa munida Ponder, 1968, collected 22 May 1967, ESE of Taiaroa Heads, NZ (M.021554). Height 13mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
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Belomitra aoteana (Dell, 1956)
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Buccinoidea (Superfamily) > Belomitridae (Family) > Belomitra (Genus) > aoteana (Species)
Family:
BELOMITRIDAE
Size/Grows to:
Height 13mm, Width 5mm
Genus Synonyms:
=Bathyclionella Kobelt, 1905
=Cryptomitra Dall, 1924
=Dellina Beu, 1970
=Morrisonella Bartsch, 1945
=Pleurobela Monterosato [in Locard], 1897
Synonymised Names:
=Antizafra aoteana Dell, 1956
=Belomitra climacella of authors, not Dall
=Dellina aoteana (Dell, 1956)
=Waipaoa aoteana (Dell, 1956)
=Waipaoa munida Ponder, 1968
Distribution:
Atlantic, Pacific, SE NZ, Chatham Islands, 300-700m
Geographical Range:
FM
Notes:
Marine
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Key to Geographical Ranges
NZ Map showing 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 approximation 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
N =
North Island
S =
South Island
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced
R =
Recent
Sf =
Subfossil
Fo =
Fossil