NZ Mollusca

Phenacomargarites incomptus Marshall, 2016

Classification: Mollusca - Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda - Trochida - Calliostomatidae: Fautricinae - Phenacomargarites
Size/Grows to: Width 33mm, Height 29.2mm
Distribution: Southern Norfolk Ridge and Chatham Rise, 823-1488 metres [K.M.]
Some known Localities
  • S of Wanganella Bank, 1450-1550 metres, Norfolk Ridge, (paratype)
  • Southern Kermadec Ridge, Clark Seamount, 1326-1412 metres
  • E of Chatham Islands, Aloha Seamount, 801-823 metres, Chatham Rise, NZ, (holotype)
  • 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.138)

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