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Skeneidae

  • Brookula annectens Powell, 1937
    Height 1.1mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine
    Off Three Kings Islands A
  • Brookula benthicola Dell, 1956
    Height 1.2mm, Width 1.0mm, Marine
    Cook Strait, to Taiaroa Canyon, off Otago Peninsula CF
  • Brookula contigua Powell, 1940
    Height 0.8mm, Width 1.0mm, Marine
    Off Three Kings Islands A
  • Brookula prognata Finlay, 1927
    Height 0.9mm, Width 0.95mm, Marine
    Off Three Kings Islands A
  • Bruceiella laevigata Marshall, 1994
    Height 1.7mm, Diameter 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    NE of Chatham Islands, 1242 metres on whalebone ME.
  • Bruceiella pruinosa Marshall, 1994
    Width 1.4mm, Height 1.7mm, Marine, Endemic
    Challenger Plateau, on whalebone, 908-912 metres CE.
  • Cirsonella consorbrina Powell, 1930
    Width 1.2mm, Height 0.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island. Off Northland 10-20 metres AE.
  • Cirsonella densilirata Suter, 1908
    Width 2.3mm, Height 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    South Island. From off Lyttelton to off Auckland and Shares Islands CFAnE.
  • Cirsonella laxa Powell, 1937
    Width 1.3mm, Height 0.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, Mahia and Snares Islands ACAnE.
  • Cirsonella maoria (Powell, 1937)
    Width 1.7mm, Height 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, 260 metres AE.
  • Cirsonella paradoxa Powell, 1937
    Width 1.5mm, Height 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, 260 metres AE.
  • Cirsonella parvula Powell, 1926
    Width 0.9mm, Height 0.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    South Island, Off Lyttelton CFAnE.
  • Cirsonella pisiformis Powell, 1937
    Width 1.5mm, Height 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, 260 metres AE.
  • Cirsonella propelaxa Dell, 1956
    Width 3mm, Height 2.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off South Island East Coast, and off Chatham Islands FME.
  • Cirsonella variecostata Powell, 1940
    Width 0.9mm, Height 0.6mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, 250 metres. Chalky Sound, 12 metres AFE.
  • Cirsonella waikukuensis Powell, 1937
    Height 0.7mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off North Cape AE.
  • Dillwynella haptricola Marshall, 1988
    Height 3.2mm, Diameter 3.6mm, Marine, Endemic
    Central NZ, deep. South of Castlepoint, Chatham Islands CME.
  • Dillwynella ingens Marshall, 1988
    Height 4.8mm, Diameter 5.65mm, Marine, Endemic
    North & central NZ, Chatham Islands, deep ACME.
  • Dillwynella lignicola Marshall, 1988
    Height 3.5mm, Diameter 4.05mm, Marine, Endemic
    N & central NZ, Chatham Islands, deep, living on wood ACME.
  • Liotella aupouria Powell, 1937
    Height 0.6mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands AE.
  • Liotella indigens Finlay, 1927
    Height 0.55mm, Width 0.95mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands and Northland AE.
  • Liotella mackenae Dell, 1956
    Height 1.3mm, Width 1.6mm, Marine
    Off Chatham Islands M
  • Liotella polypleura (Hedley, 1904)
    Height 0.6mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine
    Throughout NZ and offshore islands ACFMAn
  • Liotella rotula (Suter, 1908)
    Height 1.0mm, Width 1.7mm, Marine
    From Three Kings Islands to Snares and Auckland Islands ACFAn
  • Lissotesta ambigua Dell, 1956
    Height 2.4mm, Width 1.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off eastern Otago and Chatham Islands FME.
  • Lissotesta aupouria Powell, 1937
    Height 1.9mm, Width 1.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands AE.
  • Lissotesta benthicola Powell, 1927
    Height 1.3mm, Width 1.0mm, Marine, Endemic
    SW Otago FAnE.
  • Lissotesta bicarinata Powell, 1940
    Height 0.6mm, Width 0.75mm, Marine, Endemic
    Far North AE.
  • Lissotesta conoidea Powell, 1937
    Height 1.4mm, Width 1.0mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands AE.
  • Lissotesta decipiens Powell, 1940
    Height 1.4mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine, Endemic
    North, South and Chatham Islands ACFME.
  • Lissotesta errata Finlay, 1927
    Height 1.4mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off eastern Otago, Chatham Rise and Snares Islands FMAnE.
  • Lissotesta granum (Murdoch & Suter, 1906)
    Width 1.8mm, Height 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island. Off Great Barrier Island, 200 metres AE.
  • Lissotesta oblata Powell, 1940
    Height 0.63mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, and Northland AE.
  • Lissotesta otagoensis Dell, 1956
    Height 2.2mm, Width 2.0mm, Marine
    Off eastern Otago F
  • Lodderena formosa Powell, 1930
    Height 0.75mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine, Endemic
    Three Kings Islands to Northland AE.
  • Lodderena nana Powell, 1930
    Height 0.46mm, Width 0.72mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland AE.
  • Lodderena nana pooki Fleming, 1948
    Height 0.64mm, Width 0.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Fiordland FE.
  • Lodderia eumorpha (Suter, 1908)
    Height 1.3mm, Width 1.7mm, Marine, Endemic
    Snares and Auckland Islands FAnE.
  • Lodderia eumorpha cookiana (Dell, 1952)
    Height 1.1mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Mernoo Bank, Chatham Rise CME.
  • Lodderia iota Powell, 1940
    Height 0.55mm, Width 0.65mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland AE.
  • Lodderia waitemata Powell, 1940
    Width 0.5mm, Height 0.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island. Auckland. In shell sand and on seaweed from low tide AE.
  • Notosetia aoteana (Powell, 1937)
    Height 1.2mm, Width 1.0mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands AE.
  • Notosetia neozelanica (Suter, 1898)
    Height 2.15mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    From Mahia, North Is, South Is, Stewart, Snares, Auckland, Antipodes, Bounty and Chatham Islands CFMAnE.
  • Palazzia nautiliformis (Powell, 1927)
    Height 0.3mm, Width 0.62mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off SW Otago FE.
  • Palazzia ramosa (Powell, 1940)
    Width 0.8mm, Height 0.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off North Cape, 135 metres AE.
  • Xyloskenea consors Marshall, 1988
    Width 2.05mm, Height 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Cape Runaway to Timaru and Chatham Rise, 450-810 metres. Alive on wood ACFME.
  • Xyloskenea costulifera Marshall, 1988
    Width 2.2mm, Height 1.7mm, Marine, Endemic
    White Island, Bay of Plenty, to Oamaru, and Chatham Islands, 800-1723 metres. Alive on wood ACFME.
  • Xyloskenea depressa Marshall, 1988
    Width 2mm, Height 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off White Island, Bay of Plenty, 1075-1100 metres. Alive on wood AE.
  • Zalipais benthicola Powell, 1927
    Height 0.5mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Otago and off Snares Islands FAnE.
  • Zalipais lissa (Suter, 1908)
    Height 0.6mm, Width 1.0mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland to Otago, and Chatham Islands ACFMAnE.
  • Zalipais turneri Powell, 1939
    Height 0.75mm, Width 0.6mm, Marine, Endemic
    Stewart Island FE.
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 approxomation 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