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Lymnaeidae

  • Austropeplea tomentosa (Pfeiffer, 1855)
    (=subscalariformis Suter)
    Height 13mm, Width 9mm, Freshwater, North Island, South Island, Endemic
    North and South Island N.S.E.
  • Austropeplea tomentosa hamiltoni (Dell, 1956)
    Height 7mm, Width 3.5mm, Freshwater, South Island, Endemic. Subrecent
    South Island. North Otago S.E.
  • Galba truncatula (Müller, 1774)
    (=alfredi Suter)
    Freshwater, South Island, Introduced
    South Island S.I.
  • Lymnaea stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
    Height 15mm, Freshwater, North Island, South Island, Introduced
    North and South Island N.S.I.
  • Radix auricularia (Linnaeus, 1758)
    Freshwater, North Island, Introduced
    North Island N.I.
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