NZ Mollusca

Antarctoneptunea aurora (Hedley, 1916)

Antarctoneptunea aurora
Ross Sea, Antarctica, 525-537 metres, ~64mm © Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Antarctoneptunea aurora
Ross Sea, Antarctica, 430-433 metres, ~93mm © Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Classification: Gastropoda - Caenogastropoda - Neogastropoda
Family: BUCCINULIDAE
Distribution: Ross Sea, Antarctica [An.]
Some known Localities
  • Ross Sea, Antarctica *2
  • Ross Sea, Antarctica, 430 to 433 metres *17
  • Ross Sea, Antarctica, 525-537 metres *17
  • Ross Sea, Antarctica *2
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References:
  • Vaux, F., Hills, S.F.K., Marshall, B.A., Trewick, S.A., Morgan-Richards, M. 2017: A phylogeny of Southern Hemisphere whelks (Gastropoda: Buccinulidae) and concordance with the fossil record, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 114 (p.369)

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

*2 © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
*17 © Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History