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Taxonomy
Family: Subfamily:
NUCULANIDAE: NUCULANINAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Protobranchia (Subclass)
> Nuculanida (Order)
> Nuculanoidea (Superfamily)
> Nuculanidae (Family)
> Nuculaninae (Subfamily)
> Jupiteria (Genus)
> wolffi (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Leda (Jupiteria) Bellardi, 1875
=Nuculana (Jupiteria) Bellardi, 1875
=Teretileda Iredale, 1929
Synonymised Names:
=Nuculana (Jupiteria) delliana M. Huber, 2010
=Nuculana (Jupiteria) wolffi (Dell, 1956)
=Nuculana delliana M. Huber, 2010
Species Images: Jupiteria wolffi Dell, 1956
Holotype, collected SE of Pitt Island, Chatham Islands, NZ (M.009758). 8mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Holotype, collected SE of Pitt Island, Chatham Islands, NZ (M.009758). 8mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Taxonomy
Family: Subfamily:
NUCULANIDAE: NUCULANINAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Protobranchia (Subclass)
> Nuculanida (Order)
> Nuculanoidea (Superfamily)
> Nuculanidae (Family)
> Nuculaninae (Subfamily)
> Jupiteria (Genus)
> wolffi (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Leda (Jupiteria) Bellardi, 1875
=Nuculana (Jupiteria) Bellardi, 1875
=Teretileda Iredale, 1929
Synonymised Names:
=Nuculana (Jupiteria) delliana M. Huber, 2010
=Nuculana (Jupiteria) wolffi (Dell, 1956)
=Nuculana delliana M. Huber, 2010
Details: Jupiteria wolffi Dell, 1956
Size/Grows to:
Height 5mm, Length 8mm
Distribution:
Off Northland, Bay of Plenty, Otago, Chatham Rise and off Chatham Islands
Geographical Range:
ACFME.
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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