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Species List for Subfamily: Nuculaninae
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  • Subfamily: Nuculaninae

  • Jupiteria manawatawhia (Powell, 1937)
    Height 2.9mm, Width 4.2mm, Thickness 2mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands, Ranfurly Bank, East Cape and Challenger Plateau
    ACE.
  • Jupiteria wolffi Dell, 1956
    Height 5mm, Length 8mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Off Northland, Bay of Plenty, Otago, Chatham Rise and off Chatham Islands
    ACFME.
  • Nuculana investigator Dell, 1952
    Height 2.3mm, Width 4.8mm
    Marine, Endemic
    Tasman Sea. Off West Coast North Island 980 metres
    CE.
  • Saccella hedleyi (Fleming, 1951)
    Length 8.2mm, Height 5mm, Thickness 4mm
    Marine, Endemic
    North Island and Chatham Rise
    ACME.
  • Saccella maxwelli Beu, 2006
    Length 10mm, Height 5.2mm, Thickness 4mm
    Marine, Endemic
    North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands
    ACFME.
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