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Gastropoda Patelloidea Patellidae 

Patella ovalis Pilsbry, 1891

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Patella (Scutellastra) barbara Linnaeus, 1758


[Man Conch, vol 13, p 97, pl 60, figs 56-58 (Powell, 1973)] Pilsbry, H. 1891. p.96, pl.60, fig.56-58


Original Epithet:  ovalis
Original Text Name:  Patella barbara var. ovalis
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 ovalis Pilsbry, 1891


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=35641) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.