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Taxonomy
Family:
ANOMIIDAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Pteriomorphia (Subclass)
> Pectinida (Order)
> Anomioidea (Superfamily)
> Anomiidae (Family)
> Monia (Genus)
> zelandica (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Monia (Monia) Gray, 1850
=Monia (Tenuimonia) M. Huber, 2010
=Pododesmus (Monia) Gray, 1850
Synonymised Names:
=Anomia furcata Suter, 1907
=Anomia stowei Hutton, 1873
=Anomia zelandica Gray, 1843
=Monia furcilla Marwick, 1928
=Placunanomia australica Reeve, 1859
=Placunanomia ione Gray, 1850
=Placunanomia zealandica Gray, 1850
=Pododesmus (Monia) zelandicus (Gray, 1843)
=Pododesmus zelandicus (Gray, 1843)
Species Images: Monia zelandica (Gray, 1843)
Mathesons Bay, Leigh, Northland, on rock below low tide. 43mm
Taxonomy
Family:
ANOMIIDAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Pteriomorphia (Subclass)
> Pectinida (Order)
> Anomioidea (Superfamily)
> Anomiidae (Family)
> Monia (Genus)
> zelandica (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Monia (Monia) Gray, 1850
=Monia (Tenuimonia) M. Huber, 2010
=Pododesmus (Monia) Gray, 1850
Synonymised Names:
=Anomia furcata Suter, 1907
=Anomia stowei Hutton, 1873
=Anomia zelandica Gray, 1843
=Monia furcilla Marwick, 1928
=Placunanomia australica Reeve, 1859
=Placunanomia ione Gray, 1850
=Placunanomia zealandica Gray, 1850
=Pododesmus (Monia) zelandicus (Gray, 1843)
=Pododesmus zelandicus (Gray, 1843)
Details: Monia zelandica (Gray, 1843)
Size/Grows to:
Width 70mm, Height 65mm
Distribution:
North, South, Stewart Islands. Chathams, Snares, Bounty, Auckland and Campbell Islands. Also Western Australia to Queensland and Tasmania
Geographical Range:
ACFMAn
Notes:
Marine
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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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