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Meridiopyrgus murihiku Haase, 2008Species Images
Holotype, collected 10 Jan 2003, spring on farm of J. McConcie, S of Browns, N of Invercargill, NZ. (M.174202). 1.9mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
Meridiopyrgus murihiku Haase, 2008
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Truncatelloidea (Superfamily) > Tateidae (Family) > Meridiopyrgus (Genus) > murihiku (Species)
Family:
TATEIDAE
Size/Grows to:
Height 1.9mm, Width 0.9mm
Distribution:
North of Invercargill, South Island. In springs and streamlets
Geographical Range:
S.E.
Notes:
Freshwater, South Island, 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