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Velutinidae: Lamellariinae

  • Lamellaria cerebroides Hutton, 1883
    Width 25mm, Marine, Endemic
    North, South and Stewart Island. More common in south ACFE.
  • Lamellaria nodosa Ev.Marcus, 1987
    (=verrucosa Odhner not Vayssière)
    Marine, Endemic
    AnE.
  • Lamellaria ophione Gray, 1850
    Height 18mm, Width 15mm, Marine, Endemic
    Kermadecs, North and South Island, more common in north KACE.
  • Mysticoncha harrisonae (Powell, 1946)
    Height 21.5mm, Width 18.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    South and Stewart Island CFE.
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