NZ Mollusca

Venustatrochus galateae Marshall, 2016

Classification: Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda
Size/Grows to: Height 29mm, Diameter 28mm
Distribution: West Norfolk Ridge, 521-539 metres [K.]
Some known Localities
  • W of Cape Reinga, 521-539 metres, (holotype)
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References:
  • Marshall, B.A. 2016: New species of Venustatrochus Powell, 1951 from New Zealand, and new species of Falsimargarita Powell, 1951 and a new genus of the Calliostomatidae from the southwest Pacific, with comments on some other calliostomatid genera (Mollusca: Gastropoda), Molluscan Research, 36(2) (p.125)

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