NZ Mollusca

Venustatrochus youngi Marshall, 2016

Classification: Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda
Size/Grows to: Height 41.2mm, Diameter 40.2mm
Distribution: Eastern Chatham Rise, east of Chatham Islands, 900-1200 metres [M.]
Some known Localities
  • E of Chatham Islands, 900-1200 metres, Chatham Rise, NZ, (holotype)
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  • 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.