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Creseidae

  • Creseis clava (Rang, 1828)
    (=acicula Rang, =Dentalium ecostatum Kirk)
    Marine
    AC
  • Creseis conica Eschscholtz, 1829
    (=virgula of authors not Rang)
    Length 10mm, Marine
    Off northern New Zealand. Cosmopolitan, mostly warm seas AC
  • Styliola subula (Quoy & Gaimard, 1827)
    Height 9mm, Marine
    Off Cape Brett, Northland. Worldwide in warm seas ACFM
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