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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  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                               SuperfamilyLittorinoidea Children, 1834  
                                  FamilyLittorinidae Children, 1834  
                                     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 

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

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