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Mesoginella koma B.A. Marshall, 2004Species Images
Dead, under a rock at low tide. Henderson Bay, Far North, NZ. 4.5mm
Holotype, collected 18 May 1961, Whangarei Harbour, Taurikura Bay, between High Island & shore, NZ (M.138047). Height approx. 5mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Mesoginella koma B.A. Marshall, 2004
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Volutoidea (Superfamily) > Marginellidae (Family) > Austroginellinae (Subfamily) > Mesoginella (Genus) > koma (Species)
Family: Subfamily:
MARGINELLIDAE: AUSTROGINELLINAE
Size/Grows to:
Height 7mm, Width 4.8mm
Genus Synonyms:
=Deviginella Laseron, 1957
=Mesoginella (Sinuginella) Laseron, 1957
=Sinuginella Laseron, 1957
=Spiroginella Laseron, 1957
Synonymised Names:
=Mesoginella (Sinuginella) pygmaea authors not Sowerby, 1846
Distribution:
Northland to Mahia
Geographical Range:
ACE.
Notes:
Marine, Endemic
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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