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Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > [unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Epitonioidea (Superfamily) > Epitoniidae (Family) > Opalia (Genus)
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  • Genus: Opalia

  • Opalia ahiparana (Powell, 1930)
    Height 7mm, Width 2.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland, off Ahipara 130 metres AE.
  • Opalia maxwelli (Finlay, 1930)
    Height 7.5mm, Width 2.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Taiaroa Head, Otago FE.
  • Opalia zelandica (Finlay, 1930)
    Height 10mm, Marine, Endemic
    Northland, off North Cape AE.
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