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Potamopyrgus acus Haase, 2008Species Images
Holotype, collected 13 Feb 1981, Limestone Downs Station, S of Port Waikato, NZ. (M.174060). 8mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
Potamopyrgus acus Haase, 2008
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Truncatelloidea (Superfamily) > Tateidae (Family) > Potamopyrgus (Genus) > acus (Species)
Family:
TATEIDAE
Size/Grows to:
Height 8.6mm
Distribution:
North Island. Port Waikato. Only known from type locality
Geographical Range:
N.E.
Notes:
Freshwater, North Island, Endemic, In litter on rocks in a wet gully
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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