NZ Mollusca

Splendrillia (Splendrillia) roseacincta Dell, 1956

Splendrillia roseacincta
Holotype, collected 01 Feb 1954, E of Forty Fours, NZ. (M.009790) © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
Splendrillia roseacincta
Dredged 108 metres, off Otago, NZ, 17mm
Classification: Mollusca - Gastropoda - Caenogastropoda - Neogastropoda - Drilliidae - Splendrillia (Splendrillia)
Family: DRILLIIDAE
Size/Grows to: Height 17mm, Width 6mm
Distribution: Off Chatham Islands, 235 metres [F.M.]
Notes: Endemic
Some known Localities
  • E of Forty Fours, 238 metres, Chatham Islands, NZ, (holotype) *2
References:
  • Powell, A.W.B. 1979: New Zealand Mollusca: Marine, Land and Freshwater Shells, Collins, Auckland (p.233)

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

*2 © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND