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Adipicola osseocola (Dell, 1987)Species Images
On Whale Skull, 880 metres, North-East of Chatham Islands, NZ. Length 16mm
Holotype, collected 15 May 1982, N of Chatham Islands, NZ. (M.075026). Length 24mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Holotype, collected 15 May 1982, N of Chatham Islands, NZ. (M.075026). Length 24mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
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Taxonomy: Adipicola osseocola (Dell, 1987)
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Pteriomorphia (Subclass) > Mytilida (Order) > Mytiloidea (Superfamily) > Mytilidae (Family) > Bathymodiolinae (Subfamily) > Adipicola (Genus) > osseocola (Species)
Family: Subfamily:
MYTILIDAE: BATHYMODIOLINAE
Genus Synonyms:
=Myrina H. & A. Adams, 1854
Details: Adipicola osseocola (Dell, 1987)
Size/Grows to:
Length 24mm, Height 10mm
Distribution:
North of Chatham Islands. On whale skull 880-882 metres
Geographical Range:
ME.
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