Aplysia (Aplysia) juliana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832) (=nigra brunnea Hutton) Length 300mm (animal), Marine North, South and Stewart Island. Intertidal and shallow subtidal. Also widespread in Pacific Ocean ACF
Aplysia (Varria) argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830 (=dactylomela of authors not Rang) Height 40mm, Length 400mm (animal), Marine Northland. Worldwide in warm seas KA
Aplysia (Varria) extraordinaria (Allan, 1932) Length 400mm (animal), Sea Hare. Marine. An active swimmer, vigorously flapping its large parapodia and flexing its body up and down Kermadec Islands. Several specimens seen subtidally down to 30 metres in sand and fine gravel. Great Barrier Island below low tide KA
Aplysia (Varria) keraudreni Rang, 1828 Height 70mm, Width 52mm, Length 250mm (animal), Marine North and South Islands. Also Society Islands ACF
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.
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island