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Lottia  G. B. Sowerby I, 1834
Taxonomic Serial No.: 69731

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Tecturella Carpenter, 1860
    Tecturina Carpenter, 1861
    Lecania Carpenter, 1866
    Conoidecmea Habe, 1944
    Kikukozara Habe, 1944
    Simplacmaea Christiaens, 1975
  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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                                  FamilyLottiidae Gray, 1840  
                                     SubfamilyLottiinae Gray, 1840  
                                        TribeLottiini Gray, 1840  
                                           GenusLottia G. B. Sowerby I, 1834  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Lottia alveus (Conrad, 1831) – bowl limpet 
                                              Species Lottia asmi (Middendorff, 1847) – black limpet 
                                              Species Lottia borealis (Lindberg, 1982) – boreal limpet 
                                              Species Lottia conus (Test, 1945)  
                                              Species Lottia digitalis (Rathke, 1833) – ribbed limpet 
                                              Species Lottia gigantea G. B. Sowerby I, 1834 – owl limpet 
                                              Species Lottia instabilis (Gould, 1846) – unstable limpet 
                                              Species Lottia jamaicensis (Gmelin, 1791) – Jamaica limpet 
                                              Species Lottia leucopleura (Gmelin, 1791) – black-rib limpet 
                                              Species Lottia limatula (Carpenter, 1864) – file limpet 
                                              Species Lottia ochracea (Dall, 1871) – yellow limpet 
                                              Species Lottia painei Lindberg, 1987  
                                              Species Lottia pelta (Rathke, 1833) – shield limpet 
                                              Species Lottia scabra (Gould, 1846) – rough limpet 
                                              Species Lottia strigatella (Carpenter, 1864)  
                                              Species Lottia triangularis (Carpenter, 1864) – triangular limpet 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lottia   
  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: Lottia   

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