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Littorina  Ferussac, 1822
Taxonomic Serial No.: 70395

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Littorivaga Dall, 1918
 
    Neritoides T. Brown, 1827
 
    Litorina Menke, 1828
 
    Litormia Moerch, 1849
 
    Neritrema Recluz, 1869
 
    Litonia Weinkauff, 1878
 
    Isonema Hall, 1891
 
    Algaroda Dall, 1918
 
    Littorivage Dall, 1918
 
    Neritotrema Wenz, 1939
 
    Ezolittorina Habe, 1958
 
    Melarhaphe Menke, 1828
 
  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   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumLophozoa   
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                   OrderNeotaenioglossa   
                      FamilyLittorinidae Gray, 1840  
                         GenusLittorina Ferussac, 1822  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Littorina albicarinata Mclean, 1970  
                            Species Littorina aleutica Dall, 1872  
                            Species Littorina angulifera (Lamarck, 1822) – mangrove periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina angustior (Morch, 1876) – slender periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina arcana Ellis, 1978  
                            Species Littorina aspera Philippi, 1846  
                            Species Littorina atkana   
                            Species Littorina fasciata Gray, 1839  
                            Species Littorina flava King and Broderip, 1832  
                            Species Littorina irrorata (Say, 1822) – marsh periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina keenae Rosewater, 1978 – eroded periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina lineolata D'Orbigny, 1840 – lineolate periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina littorea (Linnaeus, 1758) – common periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina mariae Sacchi and Rastelli, 1966  
                            Species Littorina meleagris (Potiez and Michaud, 1838) – white-spot periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina mespillum (Muhlfeld, 1824) – brown periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina modesta Philippi, 1846  
                            Species Littorina nebulosa (Lamarck, 1822) – cloudy periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina neglecta Bean, 1844 – obscure periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina neritoides   
                            Species Littorina nigrolineata J. E. Gray, 1839  
                            Species Littorina obtusata (Linnaeus, 1758) – yellow periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina pintado   
                            Species Littorina planaxis Philippi, 1847  
                            Species Littorina plena Gould, 1849  
                            Species Littorina pullata Carpenter, 1864  
                            Species Littorina saxatilis (Olivi, 1792) – rough periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina scabra (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                            Species Littorina scutulata Gould, 1849 – checkered periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina sitkana Philippi, 1846 – Sitka periwinkle 
                            Species Littorina squalida Broderip and G. B. Sowerby I, 1829  
                            Species Littorina striata (Vallot, 1801)  
                            Species Littorina subrotundata (Carpenter, 1864)  
                            Species Littorina zebra   
                            Species Littorina ziczac (Gmelin, 1791) – zebra periwinkle 
       

 References
       
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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Littorina   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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  
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  Reference for: Littorina   
       

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