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Key to 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
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced
Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda - Fissurellidae: Emarginulinae - Monodilepas
Genus: Monodilepasmap >
Length 20mm, Width 15mm, Endemic
Off Three Kings, Cape Maria van Diemen, Far North, 10-800 metres. Also off Taranaki [AC]
Monodilepas monilifera (Hutton, 1873)
Length 33mm, Width 24mm, Keyhole Limpet. Endemic
South Island and Snares Islands. In beach drift and trawled [F]
Length 14mm, Width 10mm, Endemic
Auckland Islands [An]
Length 11.5mm, Width 8.0mm, Height 3.1mm, Endemic
Mahia to Cook Strait [C]
Length 10.0mm, Width 8.1mm, Height 2.2mm, Endemic
Off Taiaroa Head, Otago [F]
Monodilepas skinneri Finlay, 1928
Length 28mm, Width 18mm, Endemic
Chatham Islands [M]