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Zeadmete ovalis (Dell, 1956)Species Images
Holotype, collected 01 Feb 1954, E of Forty Fours, NZ (M.009780). © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Dredged in 500-600 metres, Papanui Canyon, Otago, NZ. Height 4.8mm
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Taxonomy: Zeadmete ovalis (Dell, 1956)
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Volutoidea (Superfamily) > Cancellariidae (Family) > Admetinae (Subfamily) > Zeadmete (Genus) > ovalis (Species)
Family: Subfamily:
CANCELLARIIDAE: ADMETINAE
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Genus Synonyms:
=Oamaruia (Zeadmete) Finlay, 1926
=Vercomaris Garrard, 1975
Details: Zeadmete ovalis (Dell, 1956)
Size/Grows to:
Height 3.8mm, Width 1.8mm
Distribution:
South Island. Off Otago 450 metres, off Chatham Islands 230 metres
Geographical Range:
FME.
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
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