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Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Volutoidea (Superfamily) > Marginellidae (Family) > Marginellinae (Subfamily) > Dentimargo (Genus)
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  • Genus: Dentimargo

  • Dentimargo amoenus (Suter, 1908)
    Height 5mm, Width 2.8mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Off Ahipara, Northland. Off Snares Islands
    AAnE.
  • Dentimargo cairoma (Brookes, 1924)
    Height 4.5mm, Width 2mm
    Marine, Endemic, White, often with narrow red bands at periphery
    Northland to Cook Strait, and Chatham Islands
    ACME.
  • Dentimargo fusulus (Murdoch & Suter, 1906)
    Height 7mm, Width 3mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Northland to Bay of Plenty. Off Poor Knights Islands
    AE.
  • Dentimargo fusuloides (Dell, 1956)
    Height 6.3mm, Width 3mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Off eastern Otago, 350-550 metres
    FE.
  • Dentimargo hebescens (Murdoch & Suter, 1906)
    Height 3.8mm, Width 2mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Off northland east coast
    AE.
  • Dentimargo luridus (Suter, 1908)
    Height 3mm, Width 1.5mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Fiordland to Foveaux Strait and Otago. Off Chathams, Snares, Antipodes and Auckland Islands
    FMAnE.
  • Dentimargo stewartianus (Suter, 1908)
    Height 4.5mm, Width 2.3mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Stewart Island. Snares, Campbell and Auckland Islands
    FAnE.
  • Dentimargo subamoenus (Powell, 1937)
    Height 4mm, Width 2.5mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands
    AE.
  • Dentimargo subfusulus (Powell, 1932)
    Height 7mm, Width 3.8mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland east coast, south to Chatham Islands and southern NZ
    ACFME.
  • Dentimargo wormaldi (Powell, 1971)
    Height 9.3mm, Width 4.2mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland east coast
    AE.
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