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Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Marginellidae (Family) > Marginellinae (Subfamily) > Dentimargo (Genus)
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  • Dentimargo amoena (Suter, 1908)
    Height 5mm, Width 2.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Ahipara, Northland. Off Snares Islands AAnE.
  • Dentimargo cairoma (Brookes, 1924)
    Height 4.5mm, Width 2mm, Marine, Endemic. White, often with narrow red bands at periphery
    Northland to Cook Strait, and Chatham Islands ACME.
  • Dentimargo fusula (Murdoch & Suter, 1906)
    Height 7mm, Width 3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland to Bay of Plenty. Off Poor Knights Islands AE.
  • Dentimargo fusuloides (Dell, 1956)
    Height 6.3mm, Width 3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off eastern Otago, 350-550 metres FE.
  • Dentimargo hebescens (Murdoch & Suter, 1906)
    Height 3.8mm, Width 2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off northland east coast AE.
  • Dentimargo lurida (Suter, 1908)
    Height 3mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Fiordland to Foveaux Strait and Otago. Off Chathams, Snares, Antipodes and Auckland Islands FMAnE.
  • Dentimargo stewartiana (Suter, 1908)
    Height 4.5mm, Width 2.3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Stewart Island. Snares, Campbell and Auckland Islands FAnE.
  • Dentimargo subamoena (Powell, 1937)
    Height 4mm, Width 2.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands AE.
  • Dentimargo subfusula (Powell, 1932)
    Height 4mm, Width 2.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland east coast ACFME.
  • Dentimargo wormaldi (Powell, 1971)
    Height 9mm, Width 4.2mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland east coast AE.
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