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Gastropoda Patelloidea Patellidae 

Patella (Patellidea) granularis Linnaeus, 1758

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Patella granularis Linnaeus, 1758
   Patella echinulata Krauss, 1848
   Patella natalensis Krauss, 1848
   Patella vidua Reeve, 1854
   Patella morbida Reeve, 1855
   Patella miliaris Turton, 1932
   Patella argenvillei assimilans Turton, 1932
   Patella alboradiata Turton, 1932
   Patella tomlini Turton, 1933


South Africa, the entire coastline from Port Nolloth in the west to Umpangazi in the east (Powell, 1973)

  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereSouth Africa (Cape marine Province)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa


 Powell, A.W.B. 1973. p.115-116 [ pl 64, figs. 4-6, pl 85-87 ]  General reference


                      Patella Linnaeus, 1758
                        Patella (Patellidea) Thiele in Troschel, 1891
                          Patella (Patellidea) granularis Linnaeus, 1758


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=35334) created by Jennifer Kolb on 2001-01-18. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-09-19.