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Tectura  Gray, 1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 204939

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Atalacnea Iredale, 1915
    Parvacmea Iredale, 1915
    Conacmea Oliver, 1926
    Subacmea Oliver, 1926
    Testudinalia Moskalev, 1966
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                         GenusTectura Gray, 1847  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Tectura depicta (Hinds, 1842) – painted limpet 
                            Species Tectura fenestrata (Reeve, 1855) – fenestrate limpet 
                            Species Tectura paleacea (Gould, 1853) – surfgrass limpet 
                            Species Tectura persona (Rathke, 1833) – mask limpet 
                            Species Tectura rosacea (Carpenter, 1864) – Pacific rosy limpet 
                            Species Tectura scutum (Rathke, 1833) – plate limpet 
                            Species Tectura testudinalis (Muller, 1776) – plant limpet 
                            Species Tectura virginea (O. F. Mueller, 1776)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Tectura   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Tectura   

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