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Gastropoda Patelloidea Patellidae 

Patella (Scutellastra) longicosta Lamarck, 1819

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Patella longicosta Lamarck, 1819
   Patella decemcostata E.A. Smith, 1901
   Patella albanyana Turton, 1932
   Patella granatina Turton, 1932
   Patella tabularis squamosa Turton, 1932
   Patella tabularis monopsis Turton, 1932
   Patella tabularis angulosa Turton, 1932
   Patella multilirata Turton, 1932
   Patella longicosta intermedia Turton, 1932
   Patella longicostata kowiensis Turton, 1933


South Africa, from Oudekraal, west side of Cape Penninsula, eastward to Umpangazi, north of Durban (Powell, 1973)

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


 Powell, A.W.B. 1973. p.125-126 [ Pl. 65, figs 5-7; Pls. 95, 96 ]  General reference


                      Patella Linnaeus, 1758
                        Patella (Scutellastra) H. & A Adams, 1854
                          Patella (Scutellastra) longicosta Lamarck, 1819


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=35343) created by Jennifer Kolb on 2001-01-18. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-09-19.