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Species List for Family: Lottiidae
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Patellogastropoda (Subclass) > Lottioidea (Superfamily) > Lottiidae (Family)
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  • Family: Lottiidae

  • Actinoleuca campbelli (Filhol, 1880)
    Length 6mm, Width 5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Campbell, Antipodes and Auckland Islands AnE.
  • Actinoleuca campbelli bountyensis Powell, 1955
    Length 8mm, Width 7mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Bounty Islands AnE.
  • Actinoleuca campbelli macquariensis (Hedley, 1916)
    Length 12mm, Width 10mm, Marine, Endemic
    Macquarie Island, intertidal AnE.
  • Asteracmea suteri (Iredale, 1915)
    Length 3.5mm, Width 2.5mm, Height 1.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    North, South, Stewart & Snares Islands ACFAnE.
  • Atalacmea fragilis (G.B. Sowerby I, 1823)
    Length 15mm, Width 12mm, Height 2mm, Fragile Limpet, Marine, Endemic
    North, South and Stewart Island ACFE.
  • Atalacmea multilinea Powell, 1934
    Length 9mm, Width 6mm, Height 1.75mm, Marine, Endemic
    Otago and Stewart Island FE.
  • Notoacmea badia Oliver, 1926
    Length 11mm, Width 9mm, Height 3.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    South Island, Otago, at low tide FE.
  • Notoacmea cellanoides Oliver, 1926
    Length 27mm, Width 23mm, Height 8mm, Marine, Endemic, More solid than pileopsis, with strong radial ribs and brown interior
    North Island and northern South Island ACFE.
  • Notoacmea daedala (Suter, 1907)
    Length 16mm, Width 14mm, Height 6mm, Marine, Endemic, Under boulders resting on clean sand, from intertidal flats to exposed shores
    North, South and Stewart Islands ACFE.
  • Notoacmea elongata Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
    (=helmsi Smith not of authors)
    Length 20mm, Width 10mm, Height 3mm, Marine, Endemic, Under boulders from mud flats to exposed shores
    North and South Islands ACFE.
  • Notoacmea parviconoidea (Suter, 1907)
    Length 12mm, Width 9mm, Height 6mm, Marine, Endemic, On rocks and mussels at low tide
    North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands ACFME.
  • Notoacmea pileopsis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
    Length 33mm, Width 28mm, Height 12mm, Marine, Endemic, Broadly ovate, outer surface finely radially lirate. Interior with an almost black margin
    North Island and northern South Island ACE.
  • Notoacmea potae Nakano, Marshall, Kennedy & Spencer,2009
    Length 8mm, Width 6mm, Marine, Endemic
    North and South Island. On rocks in sheltered inlets ACFE.
  • Notoacmea rapida Nakano, Marshall, Kennedy & Spencer,2009
    Length 5mm, Width 3mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island. Northland to Napier. In muddy harbours, on dead bivalves ACFE.
  • Notoacmea scapha (Suter, 1907)
    (=leucoma Suter, =helmsi of authors)
    Length 9.1mm, Marine, Endemic
    North and South Islands, in harbours on Zostera and dead shells ACFE.
  • Notoacmea scopulina Oliver, 1926
    Length 19mm, Width 15mm, Height 5mm, Marine, Endemic
    North and South Island. In the high intertidal zone on exposed shores ACE.
  • Notoacmea sturnus (Hombron & Jacquinot, 1841)
    Length 29mm, Width 22mm, Height 12mm, Marine, Endemic, Narrowly elliptical, with the apex at the anterior end. Exterior is smooth
    South Island, from Banks Peninsula south. Snares, Auckland, Campbell, Bounty, Antipodes & Macquarie Islands FAnE.
  • Notoacmea subantarctica Oliver, 1926
    Length 19mm, Width 14mm, Marine, Endemic
    Auckland and Campbell Islands. Inhabits the high intertidal zone to splash zone on exposed shores AnE.
  • Notoacmea subtilis (Suter, 1907)
    Length 6mm, Width 5mm, Height 3mm, Marine, Endemic
    North and South Islands ACFE.
  • Notoacmea turbatrix Nakano, Marshall, Kennedy & Spencer,2009
    Length 7mm, Width 5mm, Marine, Endemic, On intertidal rocks
    North and South Islands. Low tide, on rocks and shells in exposed rock pools ACFE.
  • Patelloida corticata (Hutton, 1880)
    Length 23mm, Height 20mm, Height 12mm, Marine, Endemic
    North, South and Stewart Islands ACFE.
  • Radiacmea inconspicua (Gray in Dieffenbach, 1843)
    Length 19mm, Width 15mm, Height 8mm, Marine, Endemic, At low tide, often on the backs of Paua
    North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands ACFME.
  • Radiacmea intermedia (Suter, 1907)
    Length 11mm, Width 9mm, Height 4.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Bounty Islands AnE.
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