Ophioplocus huttoni Farquhar, 1899
This is not a Mollusc. Other non-Molluscan Phyla (Echinodermata, Brachiopoda etc) have been included to help identify species that may be mistaken for Mollusca, but are not.
Echinodermata (Phylum) > Asterozoa (Subphylum) > Ophiuroidea (Class) > Myophiuroidea (Subclass) > Metophiurida (Infraclass) > Ophintegrida (Superorder) > Amphilepidida (Order) > Ophiolepidoidea (Superfamily) > Hemieuryalidae
(Family) > Ophioplocus
(Genus) > huttoni (Species)
(=Ophioceres Koehler, 1922)
North Island, from Wellington to North Cape, subtidal to about 10-15 metres
Marine, Endemic, Pale brown coloured disc, with light and dark banded arms, creamy white underneath