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Taxonomy
Family: Subfamily:
TELLINIDAE: ARCOPAGIINAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Autobranchia (Subclass)
> Heteroconchia (Infraclass)
> Euhetrodonta (Subterclass)
> Imparidentia (Superorder)
> Cardiida (Order)
> Tellinoidea (Superfamily)
> Tellinidae (Family)
> Arcopagiinae (Subfamily)
> Pseudarcopagia (Genus)
> disculus (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Tellina (Pseudarcopagia) Bertin, 1878
=Zearcopagia Finlay, 1926
Synonymised Names:
=Tellina disculus Deshayes, 1855
=Tellina sublenticularis G.B. Sowerby II, 1868
=Zearcopagia disculus (Deshayes, 1855)
Species Images: Pseudarcopagia disculus (Deshayes, 1855)
Whangarei, in beach drift. 29mm
Taxonomy
Family: Subfamily:
TELLINIDAE: ARCOPAGIINAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Autobranchia (Subclass)
> Heteroconchia (Infraclass)
> Euhetrodonta (Subterclass)
> Imparidentia (Superorder)
> Cardiida (Order)
> Tellinoidea (Superfamily)
> Tellinidae (Family)
> Arcopagiinae (Subfamily)
> Pseudarcopagia (Genus)
> disculus (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Tellina (Pseudarcopagia) Bertin, 1878
=Zearcopagia Finlay, 1926
Synonymised Names:
=Tellina disculus Deshayes, 1855
=Tellina sublenticularis G.B. Sowerby II, 1868
=Zearcopagia disculus (Deshayes, 1855)
Details: Pseudarcopagia disculus (Deshayes, 1855)
Size/Grows to:
Width 40mm, Height 35mm
Distribution:
North, South and 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