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Xymenella pusilla (Suter, 1907)Species Images
Bay of Islands, Northland. 9mm
Bay of Islands, Northland. 9mm
Collected 5 Mar 1976, head of Anakoha Bay, Guards Bay, N of Picton, NZ (M.052174). Height approx. 11mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Taxonomy: Xymenella pusilla (Suter, 1907)
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Muricoidea (Superfamily) > Muricidae (Family) > Pagodulinae (Subfamily) > Xymenella (Genus) > pusilla (Species)
Family: Subfamily:
MURICIDAE: PAGODULINAE
Synonymised Names:
=Cymatium suteri P. Marshall & Murdoch, 1921
=Trophon pusillus Suter, 1907
=Xymene gouldi of authors
=Xymene oliveri Marwick, 1924
=Xymene pusillus (Suter, 1907)
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Details: Xymenella pusilla (Suter, 1907)
Size/Grows to:
Height 10mm, 5mm
Distribution:
North Island and east coast of South Island to Stewart Island
Geographical Range:
ACFE.
Notes:
Marine, Endemic
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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