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Powelliphanta superba prouseorum (Powell, 1946)Species Images
Between Kahurangi & Heaphy River, West Nelson, NZ. Diameter approx. 80mm
Powelliphanta superba prouseorum (Powell, 1946)
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Euthyneura (Infraclass) > Tectipleura (Subterclass) > Eupulmonata (Superorder) > Stylommatophora (Order) > Helicina (Suborder) > Rhytidoidei (Infraorder) > Rhytidoidea (Superfamily) > Rhytididae (Family) > Powelliphanta (Genus) > superba prouseorum (Species)
Family:
RHYTIDIDAE
Size/Grows to:
Length 90mm, Height 38mm
Distribution:
South Island. Near Kahurangi Point, West Nelson
Geographical Range:
L.S.E.
Notes:
Kauri Snail, Land, 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