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Neilo blacki B.A. Marshall, 1978Species Images
Off Palliser Bay, Cook Strait, NZ. 31mm
Holotype, collected 18 Mar 1976, off Kaikoura Peninsula, NZ. (M.058364). © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Holotype, collected 18 Mar 1976, off Kaikoura Peninsula, NZ. (M.058364). © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
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Taxonomy: Neilo blacki B.A. Marshall, 1978
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Protobranchia (Subclass) > Nuculanida (Order) > Nuculanoidea (Superfamily) > Malletiidae (Family) > Neilo (Genus) > blacki (Species)
Family:
MALLETIIDAE
Genus Synonyms:
=Malletia (Neilo) A. A. Adams, 1854
=Neilo (Neilo) A. A. Adams, 1854 accepted, alternate representation
Details: Neilo blacki B.A. Marshall, 1978
Size/Grows to:
Length 36mm, Height 19mm
Distribution:
East Cape to Banks Peninsula. Living in mud from 430-1100 metres
Geographical Range:
CE.
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