NZ Mollusca

Falsimargarita callista Marshall, 2016

Classification: Mollusca - Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda - Trochida - Calliostomatidae: Fautricinae - Falsimargarita
Size/Grows to: Height 13mm, Diameter 12.1mm
Distribution: Bounty Plateau, 532-726 metres [An.]
Some known Localities
  • Bounty Plateau, 532 metres, NZ, (holotype)
  • Bounty Plateau, 726 metres, NZ, (paratype)
  • 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.130)

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