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Gastropoda Patelloidea Patellidae 

Patella (Scutellastra) laticostata Blainville, 1825

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Patella laticostata Blainville, 1825
   Patella neglecta Gray, 1826
   Patella rustica Menke, 1843
   Patella zebra Reeve, 1854

Common Name

Neglected Patellid Limpet p.82, pl.83H      Wilson, B 2002.  
Giant Limpet p88, pl.264      Coleman, N. 1975.  


Western South Australia to southern Western Australia (Powell, 1973)

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia


depth: lower intertidal 


 Powell, A.W.B. 1973. p.135, pl. 66, figs. 3-4, pls. 107, 113 Contains synonymy


                      Patella Linnaeus, 1758
                        Patella (Scutellastra) H. & A Adams, 1854
                          Patella (Scutellastra) laticostata Blainville, 1825


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=35352) created by Jennifer Kolb on 2001-01-18. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-01-22.