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Gastropoda Patelloidea Patellidae 

Patella gorgonica Lightfoot, 1786

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Patella (Scutellastra) barbara Linnaeus, 1758


[Cat. Portland Mus. p 105 (Powell, 1973)] Lightfoot, J. 1786. p.125


Original Epithet:  gorgonica
Original Text Name:  Patella gorgonica
Original Genus:  Patella
Status of Name: Synonym       Christiaens, J. 1986. p.98 


                      Patella Linnaeus, 1758
                        Patella (Scutellastra) H. & A Adams, 1854
                          Patella (Scutellastra) barbara Linnaeus, 1758
                            Patella gorgonica Lightfoot, 1786


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=35634) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.