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Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Vetigastropoda (Subclass) > Seguenziida (Order) > Seguenzioidea (Superfamily) > Chilodontaidae (Family) > Herpetopoma (Genus)
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  • Herpetopoma alacerrimum Dell, 1956
    Width 5mm, Height 5mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island and Chatham Islands CE.
  • Herpetopoma bellum (Hutton, 1873)
    Width 6.5mm, Height 6.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island and Chatham Islands ACME.
  • Herpetopoma benthicola Powell, 1937
    Height 3.5mm, Width 3.0mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands to Northland AE.
  • Herpetopoma larochei (Powell, 1926)
    Height 4.9mm, Width 5.0mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island, Northland to Mahia ACE.
  • Herpetopoma mariae Finlay, 1930
    Height 17mm, Width 14.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland AE.
  • Herpetopoma pruinosum (Marshall, 1979)
    Height 3.3mm, Width 2.85mm, Marine, Endemic
    E of Chanter Islets, Raoul Island KE.
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