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Gastropoda Acmaeoidea Lottiidae 

Patelloida alticostata (Angas, 1865)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Patella alticostata Angas, 1865
   Patelloida alticostata antelia Iredale, 1924
   Patelloida alticostata complinata Iredale, 1924

Common Name

Tall-ribbed Limpet p.77      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricTas. coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)


depth: lower intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
habitat: exposed coast 
substrate: rock bottom 


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.37 General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. 1955. p.240 [pl. 11, figs 1, 2 (as Patelloida alticostata) (in )]  New combination
 Ponder, W.F. & Creese, R.A. 1980. p.179 General reference
 Ponder, W.F. & Creese, R.A. 1980. p.179 Synonomy
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.33 General reference


                        Patelloida Quoy and Gaimard, 1834
                          Patelloida alticostata (Angas, 1865)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14945) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2003-12-17.