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Buccinulum littorinoides (Reeve, 1846)Species Images
Under rocks and among Perna at low tide. Nelson, NZ. Length 20-25mm
Taxonomy: Buccinulum littorinoides (Reeve, 1846)
Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Buccinoidea (Superfamily) > Buccinidae (Family) > Buccinulum (Genus) > littorinoides (Species)
Family:
BUCCINIDAE
Genus Synonyms:
=Buccinulum (Chathamina) Finlay, 1928
=Buccinulum (Euthrena) Iredale, 1918
=Buccinulum (Evarnula) Finlay, 1926
=Euthrena Iredale, 1918
=Evarne H. & A. Adams, 1853
=Evarnula Finlay, 1926
Synonymised Names:
=Buccinulum strebeli (Suter, 1908)
=Buccinulum vittatum littorinoides (Reeve, 1846)
=Buccinum littorinoides Reeve, 1846
=Euthria flavescens Hutton, 1883
=Euthria littorinoides (Reeve, 1846)
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Details: Buccinulum littorinoides (Reeve, 1846)
Size/Grows to:
Height 40mm
Distribution:
Lower North Island, and South Island
Geographical Range:
CFE.
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