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Species List for Genus: Solariella
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Vetigastropoda (Subclass) > Trochida (Order) > Trochoidea (Superfamily) > Solariellidae (Family) > Solariella (Genus)
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  • Genus: Solariella

  • Solariella basilica Marshall, 1999
    Width 8.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, Middlesex Bank, 55-196 metres AE.
  • Solariella benthicola (Powell, 1937)
    Width 5.5mm, Height 5mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands and off North Cape, 100-805 metres AE.
  • Solariella exigua Marshall, 1999
    Width 4.6mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, and off Rangaunu Bay, Northland, 23-55 metres AE.
  • Solariella flavida Marshall, 1999
    Width 5mm, Height 3.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Three Kings Islands and off Cape Reinga, Far North, 90-550 metres AE.
  • Solariella luteola (Powell, 1937)
    Width 4.4mm, Height 2.9mm, Marine, Endemic
    Middlesex Bank, King Bank, Three Kings Islands, and off Cape Reinga, 88-805 metres AE.
  • Solariella peristicta Marshall, 1999
    Width 5.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, and northern North Island, to Great Barrier Island, 40-805 metres AE.
  • Solariella plicatula (Murdoch & Suter, 1906)
    Width 6mm, Height 4mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland to Bay of Plenty. Dredged from around 35-250 metres ACE.
  • Solariella semireticulata (Suter, 1908)
    Width 4.8mm, Height 3.55mm, Marine, Endemic
    East coast of South Island, Doubtful Sound, Chatham Rise, Snares and Auckland Islands, 91-421 metres CFMAnE.
  • Solariella tryphenense (Powell, 1930)
    Width 5.7mm, Height 4.8mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off northeastern North Island to Bay of Plenty AE.
  • Solariella vera (Powell, 1937)
    Width 5.3mm, Height 3.55mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands and Northland, 59-550 metres 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.
Kermadec Islands
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island
Forsterian - Otago, Fiordland and Stewart Island
Moriorian - Chatham Islands, Pitt Island
Antipodean - Subantarctic Islands of New Zealand
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