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Species List for Genus: Xymene
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Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Muricoidea (Superfamily) > Muricidae (Family) > Pagodulinae (Subfamily) > Xymene (Genus)
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  • Genus: Xymene

  • Xymene huttonii (Murdoch, 1900)
    Height 16mm, Width 7mm
    Marine, Endemic
    North, South and Stewart Island
    ACFE.
  • Xymene plebeius (Hutton, 1873)
    Height 22mm, Width 11mm
    Marine, Endemic, In harbours and estuaries
    North, South and Stewart Island
    ACFE.
  • Xymene pumilus (Suter, 1909)
    Height 30mm, Width 15mm
    Marine, Endemic
    From Cape Campbell to Stewart Island, and Auckland Islands. Sublittoral to about 550 metres
    CFAnE.
  • Xymene teres (Finlay, 1930)
    Height 6mm, Width 3.3mm
    Marine, Endemic
    South Island, off Taiaroa Head, Otago, 90 metres
    FE.
  • Xymene warreni Ponder, 1972
    Height 20mm, Width 11mm
    Marine, Endemic
    South Island West Coast
    CE.
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