Quick Search
Family List
Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Heterodonta (Subclass) > Lucinida (Order) > Lucinoidea (Superfamily) > Lucinidae (Family)
Filter region:
(greyed out images not recorded from filtered region)

Lucinidae: Lucininae

  • Bathyaustriella thionipta Glover, Taylor & Rowden, 2004
    Marine, Endemic. Hydrothermal vents
    Kermadec Ridge, Mcauley Cone, 480-504 metres KE.
  • Divalucina cumingi (A. Adams & Angas, 1864)
    (=huttoniana Vanatta)
    Width 35mm, Height 40mm, Marine
    North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands ACFM
  • Lucinidae: Codakiinae

  • Epicodakia neozelanica Powell, 1937
    Width 8mm, Height 7mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off Three Kings Islands and off Northland AE.
  • Lucinoma galathea Marwick, 1953
    Width 50mm, Height 48mm, Marine, Endemic
    Off South Island, Chatham and Campbell Islands. Trawled around 170-500 metres CFMAnE.
  • Lucinidae: Leucosphaerinae

  • Gonimyrtea concinna (Hutton, 1885)
    Height 8.5mm, Width 9.5mm, Marine, Endemic
    North Island. Northland to Cook Strait. From 30 to about 180 metres ACE.
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 approxomation 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