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Species List for Genus: Paxula
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Buccinoidea (Superfamily) > Columbellidae (Family) > Atiliinae (Subfamily) > Paxula (Genus)
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  • Genus: Paxula

  • Paxula allani Finlay, 1928
    Height 7mm, Width 3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Chatham Islands ME.
  • Paxula leptalea (Suter, 1908)
    Height 4.5mm, Width 1.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Bounty and Campbell Islands AnE.
  • Paxula paxillus (Murdoch, 1905)
    Height 6mm, Width 2.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    North, South, Stewart, Chatham and Auckland Islands ACFE.
  • Paxula subantarctica (Suter, 1908)
    Height 6mm, Width 2.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Bounty and Auckland Islands AnE.
  • Paxula subantarctica sorenseni Powell, 1955
    Height 7mm, Width 3mm, Marine, Endemic
    Campbell Island AnE.
  • Paxula transitans (Murdoch, 1905)
    Marine, Endemic
    Southland, Stewart, Snares and Bounty Islands FAnE.
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