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Taxonomy
Family:
LIMIDAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Pteriomorphia (Subclass)
> Limida (Order)
> Limoidea (Superfamily)
> Limidae (Family)
> Limatula (Genus)
> spinulosa (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Limatula (Stabilima) Iredale, 1939 accepted, alternate representation
=Stabilima Iredale, 1939
=Limatula (Limatuletta) C. A. C.A. Fleming, 1978 accepted, alternate representation
=Limatuletta C.A. Fleming, 1978
Synonymised Names:
=Limatula (Limatuletta) japonica spinulosa C.A. Fleming, 1978
=Limatula (Limatuletta) spinulosa C.A. Fleming, 1978 accepted, alternate representation
=Limatula japonica spinulosa C.A. Fleming, 1978
Species Images: Limatula spinulosa C.A. Fleming, 1978
Holotype of Limatula (Limatuletta) japonica spinulosa, collected 11 Jul 1962, Off Norfolk Island, Australia. 8.7mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Taxonomy
Family:
LIMIDAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Pteriomorphia (Subclass)
> Limida (Order)
> Limoidea (Superfamily)
> Limidae (Family)
> Limatula (Genus)
> spinulosa (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Limatula (Stabilima) Iredale, 1939 accepted, alternate representation
=Stabilima Iredale, 1939
=Limatula (Limatuletta) C. A. C.A. Fleming, 1978 accepted, alternate representation
=Limatuletta C.A. Fleming, 1978
Synonymised Names:
=Limatula (Limatuletta) japonica spinulosa C.A. Fleming, 1978
=Limatula (Limatuletta) spinulosa C.A. Fleming, 1978 accepted, alternate representation
=Limatula japonica spinulosa C.A. Fleming, 1978
Details: Limatula spinulosa C.A. Fleming, 1978
Size/Grows to:
Length 8.7mm, Width 5.8mm
Distribution:
E of Norfolk Islands
Geographical Range:
K
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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