Species List for Subfamily: Polinicinae
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Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Naticoidea (Superfamily) > Naticidae
(Family) > Polinicinae
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Height 8.5mm, Width 7.5mm, Marine, Endemic
North, South and Stewart Island. Trawled from around 200-1250 metres ACFME.
(Deshayes in Deshayes & Edwards, 1838)
Height 30mm, Width 25mm, Marine
Northland to East Cape. Also Kermadec and Norfolk Islands. In beach drift and alive from low tide KA
Height 27mm, Marine, Thinner shell than P.tawhitirahia
, with an umbilicus that remains open at all stages of growth. Fawn to greenish periostracum
Australia, Kermadec Islands and Northern NZ KA
Height 34mm, Width 31mm, Marine, Heavy shell with thick callus that completely fills umbilicus. Colourless periostracum, fewer protoconch whorls than P. putealis
, and a broader first protoconch whorl
Northland to Poor Knights Islands. Also Norfolk Islands KA
Height 4.7mm, Width 5.1mm, Marine, Endemic
Off eastern Otago, trawled from around 475-550 metres FE.
Height 5mm, Width 5mm, Marine, Endemic
Off East Coast North Island to Cook Strait and Chatham Islands ACME.
Height 9mm, Width 8mm, Marine, Recent, Fossil, Endemic
Off East Cape, off Milford Sound CFMR.Fo.E.
Height 8mm, Width 7mm, Marine, Endemic
Stewart Island, in shell sand. Off Snares, Bounty, Auckland and Chatham Islands FMAnE.