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Haliotis virginea stewartae Jones & Owen, 2004Species Images
Holotype, collected Antipodes Islands, NZ. (M.154176). © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
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Haliotis virginea stewartae Jones & Owen, 2004
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Vetigastropoda (Subclass) > Lepetelllida (Order) > Haliotoidea (Superfamily) > Haliotidae (Family) > Haliotis (Genus) > Paua (Subgenus) > virginea stewartae (Species)
Family:
HALIOTIDAE
Size/Grows to:
Length 65mm
Distribution:
Antipodes and Bounty Islands
Geographical Range:
AnE.
Notes:
Marine, Endemic, Strong, widely separated spiral ribs, and brick red exterior surface
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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