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Gastropoda Patelloidea Patellidae 

Patella obtecta Krauss, 1848

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Patella (Scutellastra) barbara Linnaeus, 1758


[Sudafr. Mol., Stuttgart, p 47 pl 3 fig 11 (Powell, 1973)] Krauss, F. 1848.


Original Epithet:  obtecta
Original Text Name:  Patella obtecta
Original Genus:  Patella
Status of Name: Subjective Synonym       Christiaens, J. 1986. p.99 


                      Patella Linnaeus, 1758
                        Patella (Scutellastra) H. & A Adams, 1854
                          Patella (Scutellastra) barbara Linnaeus, 1758
                            Patella obtecta Krauss, 1848


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=35639) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.