Species List for Genus: Micrelenchus
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Vetigastropoda (Subclass) > Trochida (Order) > Trochoidea (Superfamily) > Trochidae
(Family) > Cantharidinae
(Subfamily) > Micrelenchus
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(E.A. Smith, 1876)
Height 11.5mm, Marine, Endemic
Bay of Islands south, and Stewart Island. 0-7 metres, Inhabits sheltered waters, especially Zostera
, sea-grass, on tidal flats and sheltered rock pools ACFE.
(Gray in Dieffenbach, 1843)
Height 8mm, Width 7mm, Marine, Endemic
North, South and Stewart Island ACFE.
A. Adams, 1853
Height 11mm, Width 10mm, Marine, Endemic, Coastal, open water on seaweed and under kelp holdfasts
Southern North Island, South and Stewart Island. Under stones in coastal regions ACFE.
(A. Adams, 1851)
Height 9mm, Width 8mm, Marine, Endemic
North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands ACFE.
Micrelenchus (Mawhero) burchorum
Height 26mm, Width 16mm, Marine, Endemic
Off Three Kings Islands, 5-33 metres on algae. Middlesex Bank and King Bank, 7-805 metres AE.