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Species List for Genus: Prolixodens
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Ptenoglossa (Order) > Triphoroidea (Superfamily) > Cerithiopsidae (Family) > Prolixodens (Genus)
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  • Genus: Prolixodens

  • Prolixodens benthica Marshall, 1978
    Height 3.2mm, Width 1.1mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, 102-805 metres AE.
  • Prolixodens crassa Marshall, 1978
    Height 5.2mm, Width 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Three Kings Islands and north-east coast of North Island to Poor Knights Islands, 40-622 metres AE.
  • Prolixodens infracolor (Laseron, 1951)
    Height 4.5mm, Width 1.4mm, Marine
    Northland east coast to Mahia, and west coast New Plymouth to Cook Strait AC
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