NZ Mollusca

Macrozafra vivens (Powell, 1934)

Macrozafra vivens
Tolaga Bay, East Cape, 8.5mm
Classification: Gastropoda - Caenogastropoda - Neogastropoda
Size/Grows to: Height 12mm, Width 5mm
Distribution: Northland to East Cape [A.]
Notes: Endemic
Some known Localities
  • Whangarei Heads, 4 fathoms, Northland, NZ, (holotype)
  • Amodeo Reef, 20 metres, Tryphena Harbour, Great Barrier Island, Hauraki Gulf, NZ
  • Tolaga Bay, East Cape, NZ
  • Powell, A.W.B. 1979: New Zealand Mollusca: Marine, Land and Freshwater Shells, Collins, Auckland (p.188)
  • Powell, A.W.B. 1935: Gastropods new to the New Zealand Fauna; with descriptions of six new Species and a new Subspecies, Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 64 (p.159)

Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.