NZ Mollusca

Class Index

  • MonoplacophoraMonoplacophora
    Deep-water, limpet-like molluscs. Exclusively marine.
  • PolyplacophoraPolyplacophora
    Chitons. 8 plaits or valves, embedded in surrounding girdle.
  • GastropodaGastropoda
    Snails, slugs and nudibranchs. Marine, land and freshwater.
  • ScaphopodaScaphopoda
    Tusk Shells. Exclusively marine.
  • BivalviaBivalvia
    Clams, Mussels, Oysters, Pipi. Marine and freshwater.
  • CephalopodaCephalopoda
    Octopus, Squid, Nautilus. Exclusively marine.