Quick Search
Species List for Genus: Catapyrgus
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Truncatelloidea (Superfamily) > Tateidae (Family) > Catapyrgus (Genus)
Filter region:
(greyed out images not recorded from filtered region)
  • Genus: Catapyrgus

  • Catapyrgus spelaeus Climo, 1974
    Height 1.7mm, Freshwater, Subterranean, Endemic
    South Island. Nelson Fw.S.E.
  • Catapyrgus fraterculus Haase, 2008
    Height 1.4mm, Width 0.8mm, Freshwater, Subterranean, Endemic
    South Island. Paturau and upper Takaka, in cave streams Fw.S.E.
  • Catapyrgus matapango Haase, 2008
    Height 1.6mm, Width 0.9mm, Marine, Freshwater, Subterranean, Endemic
    South Island. Oparara River valley, NE of Karamea. In seepages and caves Fw.S.E.
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