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Pyramidellidae: Pyramidellinae

  • Besla insularis (Oliver, 1915)
    Marine, Endemic
    Kermadec Islands KE.
  • Besla rossiana Laws, 1941
    Height 2.2mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Auckland and Snares Islands AnE.
  • Besla subrugata (Powell, 1927)
    Height 1.8mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off south west Otago, 310 metres FE.
  • Besla vaga Laws, 1941
    Height 1.9mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Recent, Fossil, Endemic
    Three Kings Islands, 180 metres, to Otago Heads 70-90 metres ACFR.Fo.E.
  • Besla waitangiensis Laws, 1941
    Height 1.5mm, Width 0.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Waitangi, Chatham Islands ME.
  • Evalea liricincta (Suter, 1908)
    Height 3mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Otago Heads to Stewart Island FE.
  • Evalea plana Laws, 1941
    Height 3.1mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Snares Islands 90 metres, off Antipodes Islands 27 metres AnE.
  • Evalea propria Laws, 1941
    Height 3mm, Width 1.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    South Island. Dunedin Harbour to Bluff FE.
  • Evalea sabulosa (Suter, 1908)
    Height 4mm, Width 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Eastern Otago south. Snares, Bounty, Auckland and Campbell Islands ACFMAnE.
  • Gumina dolichostoma (Suter, 1908)
    Height 6.5mm, Width 3.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland to eastern Otago and Chatham Islands ACFME.
  • Gumina minor Laws, 1940
    Height 2.5mm, Width 1.1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland east coast, 22 metres AE.
  • Ividella maoria Powell, 1940
    Height 3.3mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Far North. Between Spirits Bay and Three Kings Islands, 92 metres AE.
  • Linopyrga rugata (Hutton, 1886)
    Height 2.9mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland east coast to Stewart Island, Chathams, Snares, Auckland and Bounty Islands ACFMAnE.
  • Linopyrga rugata parva Laws, 1941
    Height 2.3mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland to Auckland AE.
  • Obexomia denselirata (Suter, 1908)
    Height 2.1mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Little Barrier Island 36 metres AE.
  • Odostomia acutangula Suter, 1908
    Height 2.4mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Stewart Island, 33 metres FAnE.
  • Odostomia aucklandica Laws, 1939
    Height 4.1mm, Width 1.95mm, Marine, Endemic
    Auckland Islands AnE.
  • Odostomia cf. clara Brazier, 1877
    Marine
    Kermadec Islands K
  • Odostomia cf. metata Hedley, 1907
    Marine
    Kermadec Islands K
  • Odostomia chordata Suter, 1908
    Height 3.6mm, Width 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland east coast 45-70 metres AE.
  • Odostomia corpulentoides Dell, 1956
    Height 4.2mm, Width 1.7mm, Marine, Endemic
    Fiordland, and off Chatham Islands ME.
  • Odostomia cryptodon Suter, 1908
    Height 2.7mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    South Island. Lyttelton to Taieri Beach and Chatham Islands CFME.
  • Odostomia geoffreyi Laws, 1939
    Height 1.85mm, Width 0.85mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland, Auckland AE.
  • Odostomia haurakiensis Laws, 1939
    Height 4mm, 1.7mm, Marine, Endemic
    Hauraki Gulf, 45 metres AE.
  • Odostomia hyphala Watson, 1886
    Height 6.3mm, Width 3mm, Marine, Endemic
    North east of East Cape, 1280 metres AE.
  • Odostomia incidata Suter, 1908
    Height 4.3mm, Width 1.6mm, Marine, Endemic
    Throughout NZ ACFAnE.
  • Odostomia manukauensis Laws, 1939
    Height 2.3mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Manukau Harbour, Auckland CE.
  • Odostomia murdochi Suter, 1913
    Height 4mm, Width 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Foveaux Strait, Stewart Island FE.
  • Odostomia parvacutangula Laws, 1939
    Height 2mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Auckland Islands, 175 metres FAnE.
  • Odostomia pedica Laws, 1939
    Height 3.8mm, Width 1.6mm, Marine, Endemic
    Snares Islands AnE.
  • Odostomia pervaga Laws, 1939
    Height 2.8mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland, Auckland AE.
  • Odostomia pudica Suter, 1908
    Height 5.2mm, Width 2.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Bay of Islands, Northland AE.
  • Odostomia takapunaensis Suter, 1908
    Height 3.7mm, Width 2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Takapuna Reef, Auckland, to Mahia ACE.
  • Odostomia taumakiensis Suter, 1908
    Height 3mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Taumaki Island, west coast, South Island, 18 metres FE.
  • Odostomia vaga Laws, 1939
    Height 3.6mm, Width 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland to Stewart Island and Snares Island ACFAnE.
  • Odostomia vestalis Murdoch, 1905
    Height 4.4mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Foveaux Strait to Stewart Island FE.
  • Agatha georgiana (Hutton, 1885)
    Height 15mm, Width 6mm, Marine, Recent, Fossil, Endemic
    Northland to Stewart Island and Chatham Islands. Shallow water to 110 metres ACFMR.Fo.E.
  • Puposyrnola fastigiata (Suter, 1906)
    Height 4.3mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland, Hauraki Gulf AE.
  • Puposyrnola missile Laws, 1937
    Height 4.6mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off North Cape to Northland AE.
  • Syrnola crawfordi Powell, 1927
    Height 5.3mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland. Off Ahipara, 42 metres AE.
  • Syrnola lurida (Suter, 1908)
    Height 5.8mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland. Off Cuvier Island, 70 metres AE.
  • Syrnola menda Finlay, 1927
    Height 6.7mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands to Hauraki Gulf AE.
  • Pyramidellidae: Turbonillinae

  • Eulimella coena Webster, 1905
    Height 2.7mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Takapuna, Auckland AE.
  • Eulimella inexpectata (Oliver, 1915)
    Marine, Endemic
    Kermadec Islands KE.
  • Eulimella levilirata Murdoch & Suter, 1906
    Height 4.2mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine, Endemic
    Throughout NZ ACFME.
  • Eulimella limbata (Suter, 1907)
    Height 4.5mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Bay of Islands, Northland to Taiaroa Heads, Otago ACFE.
  • Planpyrgiscus lawsi Dell, 1956
    (=delli Powell)
    Height 5mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off eastern Otago, 475-640 metres FE.
  • Pyrgiscilla otakauica Laws, 1937
    Height 5mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Dunedin Harbour, 3-7 metres FE.
  • Pyrgiscilla tiaroa (Laws, 1937)
    Height 4.1mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Otago Heads, 130 metres FE.
  • Rissopsetia maoria Dell, 1956
    Height 1.5mm, Width 0.65mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Cape to Fiordland ACFE.
  • Striarcana cryptolira Laws, 1937
    Height 4mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland to Cook Strait and Chatham Islands ACME.
  • Striarcana tauranga Laws, 1937
    Height 3mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Tauranga, Bay of Plenty AE.
  • Terelimella aupouria (Powell, 1937)
    Height 2.3mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, 170 metres AE.
  • Terelimella benthicola Dell, 1956
    Height 4.9mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Eastern Otago, 475-640 metres FAnE.
  • Terelimella larochei (Powell, 1930)
    Height 2.2mm, Width 0.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland east coast AME.
  • Turbonilla acer (Laws, 1937)
    Height 3.8mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Otago Heads, 70-90 metres FE.
  • Turbonilla aoteana (Powell, 1930)
    Height 2.8mm, Width 0.7mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland east coast 10-20 metres AE.
  • Turbonilla barrierensis Laws, 1937
    Height 3.2mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Great Barrier Island, 10-20 metres AE.
  • Turbonilla bucknilli Laws, 1937
    Height 3.9mm, Width 1.1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland to Bay of Plenty AE.
  • Turbonilla campbellica (Odhner, 1924)
    Height 7mm, Width 2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Campbell, Auckland and Antipodes Islands, under stones AnE.
  • Turbonilla cookiana Laws, 1937
    Height 3.3mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Auckland and Hauraki Gulf AE.
  • Turbonilla dunedinensis Laws, 1937
    Height 4.8mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine, Endemic
    Dunedin Harbour, 3-5 metres FE.
  • Turbonilla eques Laws, 1937
    Height 7.5mm, Width 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Poor Knights Islands, 110 metres AE.
  • Turbonilla errabunda Laws, 1937
    Height 4.3mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Auckland, Otago Heads and Stewart Island AFE.
  • Turbonilla finlayi (Powell, 1926)
    Height 5.2mm, Width 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island ACE.
  • Turbonilla forsteriana Laws, 1937
    Height 4.3mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Otago Heads and Oamaru, 90-130 metres FE.
  • Turbonilla haroldi Laws, 1937
    Height 6.4mm, Width 2.1mm, Marine
    Off Oamaru 90 metres F
  • Turbonilla informis Laws, 1937
    Height 3mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Auckland AE.
  • Turbonilla jactura Laws, 1937
    Height 3.2mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Oamaru, 90 metres FE.
  • Turbonilla kingi Laws, 1937
    Marine, Endemic
    Auckland and Hauraki Gulf AE.
  • Turbonilla lawsi Powell, 1937
    Height 2.4mm, Width 0.6mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, 170 metres AE.
  • Turbonilla lillingtoniana Laws, 1937
    Height 3.7mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Cape Saunders, Otago, and Snares Islands FAnE.
  • Turbonilla mitis Laws, 1937
    Height 3.5mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland and Chatham Islands AME.
  • Turbonilla moorei Laws, 1937
    Height 7.5mm, Width 2.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Otago Heads, 75-130 metres FE.
  • Turbonilla oceanica Oliver, 1915
    Marine, Endemic
    Kermadec Islands KE.
  • Turbonilla owenga Laws, 1937
    Height 3.5mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Chatham Islands, 18 metres ME.
  • Turbonilla powelli (Bucknill, 1924)
    Height 5.2mm, Width 1.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Bay of Plenty AE.
  • Turbonilla rakiura Laws, 1937
    Height 3.6mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Oamaru and Stewart Island FE.
  • Turbonilla scala Laws, 1937
    Height 3.5mm, Width 1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Oamaru, 90 metres FE.
  • Turbonilla stipes Laws, 1937
    Height 2.5mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, 180 metres AE.
  • Turbonilla suteri Powell, 1926
    Height 5.5mm, Width 2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Resolution Island, Dusky Sounds, 150 metres FME.
  • Turbonilla vegrandis Laws, 1937
    Height 3.5mm, Width 1.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Dunedin Harbour, 5-6 metres FE.
  • Turbonilla verecunda Laws, 1937
    Height 2.8mm, Width 0.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Auckland and Hauraki Gulf AE.
  • Turbonilla vigilia Laws, 1937
    Height 3.1mm, Width 0.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Auckland, Hauraki Gulf AE.
  • Turbonilla waitemata Laws, 1937
    Height 2.6mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Auckland Harbour and Hauraki Gulf AE.
  • Turbonilla zealandica (Hutton, 1873)
    Height 5.8mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Cook Strait to Stewart Island CFAnE.
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