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Taxonomy
Family: Subfamily:
CALLIOSTOMATIDAE: CALLIOSTOMATINAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Gastropoda (Class)
> Vetigastropoda (Subclass)
> Trochida (Order)
> Trochoidea (Superfamily)
> Calliostomatidae (Family)
> Calliostomatinae (Subfamily)
> Calliostoma (Genus)
> xanthos (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Ampullotrochus Monterosato, 1890
=Calliostoma (Ampullotrochus) Monterosato, 1890
=Calliostoma (Calliostoma) Swainson, 1840
=Callistoma Herrmannsen, 1846
=Trochus (Ziziphinus) Gray, 1842
=Trochus (Zizyphinus) Gray, 1847
Synonymised Names:
=Calliostoma (Ampullotrochus) heros B.A. Marshall, 1995
=Calliostoma (Ampullotrochus) xanthos B.A. Marshall, 1995 accepted, alternate representation
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Taxonomy
Family: Subfamily:
CALLIOSTOMATIDAE: CALLIOSTOMATINAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Gastropoda (Class)
> Vetigastropoda (Subclass)
> Trochida (Order)
> Trochoidea (Superfamily)
> Calliostomatidae (Family)
> Calliostomatinae (Subfamily)
> Calliostoma (Genus)
> xanthos (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Ampullotrochus Monterosato, 1890
=Calliostoma (Ampullotrochus) Monterosato, 1890
=Calliostoma (Calliostoma) Swainson, 1840
=Callistoma Herrmannsen, 1846
=Trochus (Ziziphinus) Gray, 1842
=Trochus (Zizyphinus) Gray, 1847
Synonymised Names:
=Calliostoma (Ampullotrochus) heros B.A. Marshall, 1995
=Calliostoma (Ampullotrochus) xanthos B.A. Marshall, 1995 accepted, alternate representation
Details: Calliostoma xanthos B.A. Marshall, 1995
Size/Grows to:
Width 15mm, Height 19mm
Distribution:
Kermadec Islands, 390-490 metres. Off Loyalty Islands, 425 metres
Geographical Range:
K
Notes:
Marine
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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