Seafriends - Molluscan Classification

A complete list of New Zealand Mollusca, after A W B Powell of the Auckland Institute and Museum, and modified by others. The underlined species link to detailed information on each. Use the Edit/Find option on your browser to quickly find the creature or group of interest. The numbers in brackets () behind each family indicate the number of species in that family. Land and freshwater snails have been coloured green.

For a complete and uptodate listing of all NZ molluscan in the entire EEZ, visit: http://www.molluscs.otago.ac.nz/


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Note that the Cephalopoda and their classicifaction are in constant revision and the following division is also used: -- home -- back -- top--