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Species List for Family: Bursidae
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Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Tonnoidea (Superfamily) > Bursidae (Family)
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  • Family: Bursidae

  • Bursa granularis (Röding, 1798)
    Height 85mm
    Marine
    SE USA, Indo-West Pacific, Australia and Kermadec Islands
    K
  • Bursa rhodostoma (G.B. Sowerby I, 1835)
    Height 35mm
    Marine
    Philippines, SE Africa, Indo-West Pacific, Kermadec Islands
    K
  • Bursa rosa (Perry, 1811)
    Height 55mm
    Marine
    Indo-West Pacific, Kermadec Islands
    K
  • Bursa verrucosa (G.B. Sowerby I, 1825)
    Height 55mm, Width 30mm
    Marine
    Off Northland and White Island, NZ. Also Norfolk Island, Lord Howe Island , Kermadecs and New South Wales
    KA
  • Tutufa bubo (Linnaeus, 1758)
    Length 330mm
    Giant Frog Shell, Marine
    Indo-Pacific, Kermadec Islands
    K
  • Tutufa bufo (Röding, 1798)
    Height 160mm, Width 100mm
    Marine
    Northland to Bay of Plenty. In craypots
    KA
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