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Species List for Genus: Maoricolpus
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Sorbeoconcha (Order) > Cerithioidea (Superfamily) > Turritellidae (Family) > Turritellinae (Subfamily) > Maoricolpus (Genus)
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  • Genus: Maoricolpus

  • Maoricolpus finlayi Powell, 1940
    Height 14mm, Width 5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Far North and Three Kings area AE.
  • Maoricolpus roseus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
    (=manukauensis Powell)
    Height 94mm, Width 28mm, Marine, Endemic
    North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands. Introduced to Tasmania, Australia ACFME.
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 approximation 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