Callochiton kapitiensis

Description 1

Small, 9mm long, 5mm wide. Plates light brown but sometimes dark brown and the skirt/girdle reddy-brown. A notable feature are the widely spaced narrow ridges along the middle of the plates.

Distribution 1

Kapiti Island, Cook Strait.

References 1

New Zealand Mollusca, Marine Land and Freshwater Shells, A W B Powell, 1979

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Tony Wills, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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iNaturalist NZ Map

Places Cook Strait, Kapiti Island