NZ Mollusca

Falsimargarita eximia Marshall, 2016

Classification: Mollusca - Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda - Trochida - Calliostomatidae: Fautricinae - Falsimargarita
Size/Grows to: Height 8.5mm
Distribution: Off Auckland Islands, 465-549 metres [An.]
Some known Localities
  • SW of Auckland Islands, 465-549 metres, Sub-antarctic Islands, NZ, (holotype) *9
  • 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.133)

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

*9 © NIWA