Hipponix liberatus (Pease, 1868) Length 12mm, Width 16mm, Marine Tropical and subtropical Indo-Pacific, Mauritius, Western Australia, New Caledonia, Norfolk Island and Northland east coast. Rare, in beach drift A
Sabia australis (Lamarck, 1819) (=wyattae Powell) Length 16mm, Width 12mm, Marine Northland to Mercury Islands. On dead gastropod shells A
Sabia conica (Schumacher, 1817) Length 15mm, Width 12mm, Marine. This species has a heavier shell with fewer but stronger ribs than S. australis Eastern Australia, Queensland and NSW, and Kermadec Islands. Lives on other gastropod shells K
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