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  • Genus: Cavellia

  • Cavellia anguicula (Reeve, 1852)
    Land, Endemic
    North Island
    L.N.E.
  • Cavellia biconcava (L. Pfeiffer, 1853)
    Width 5mm, Height 2.2mm
    Land, Endemic
    North and South Island
    L.N.S.E.
  • Cavellia brouni (Suter, 1891)
    Width 2.5mm, Height 1mm
    Land, Endemic
    Lower North and South Islands
    L.N.S.E.
  • Cavellia buccinella (Reeve, 1852)
    Width 3mm, Height 1.3mm
    Land, Endemic
    North, South and Chatham Islands
    L.N.S.E.
  • Cavellia colensoi (Suter, 1890)
    Width 6mm, Height 3mm
    Land, Endemic
    North and South Island. Te Kuiti to Fiordland
    L.N.S.E.
  • Cavellia delli (Climo, 1969)
    Width 2.8mm, Height 1.3mm
    Land, Endemic
    Stewart Island
    L.E.
  • Cavellia irregularis (Suter, 1890)
    Width 3.5mm, Height 1.7mm
    Land, Endemic
    North and South Island
    L.N.S.E.
  • Cavellia marstoni (Climo, 1969)
    Width 3.2mm
    Land, Endemic
    South Island. West Nelson
    L.S.E.
  • Cavellia marsupialis (Powell, 1941)
    Width 3mm, Height 1.9mm
    Land, Endemic
    South Island. Nelson to Marlborough
    L.S.E.
  • Cavellia mutabilis (Suter, 1891)
    Width 2.9mm, Height 1.6mm
    Land, Endemic
    South Island, from Marlborough southwards, and Stewart Island
    L.S.E.
  • Cavellia reeftonensis (Suter, 1892)
    Width 4mm, Height 2mm
    Land, Endemic
    South Island and Stewart Island
    L.S.E.
  • Cavellia roseveari (Suter, 1896)
    Land, Endemic
    North Island
    L.N.E.
  • Cavellia serpentinula (Suter, 1891)
    Width 2.8mm, Height 1.3mm
    Land, Endemic
    North and South Island
    L.N.S.E.
  • Cavellia sterkiana (Suter, 1891)
    Width 3.8mm, Height 2mm
    Land, Endemic
    South Island. Nelson to Fiordland
    L.S.E.
  • Cavellia subinfecta (Suter, 1899)
    Land, Endemic
    South Island
    L.S.E.
  • Cavellia sylvia (Hutton, 1883)
    Land, Endemic
    South Island
    L.S.E.
  • Cavellia tapirina (Hutton, 1883)
    Width 4.0mm, Height 1.7mm
    Land, Endemic
    South and Stewart Island. Otago southwards
    L.S.E.
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