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Gastropoda Patelloidea Patellidae 

Patella whitechurchi Turton, 1932

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Patella (Scutellastra) barbara Linnaeus, 1758


[Mar Shells Port Alfred p 164, pl 37, fig 1165 (Powell, 1973)] Turton, W.H. 1932. p.164, pl.37, fig.1165


Original Epithet:  whitechurchi
Original Text Name:  Patella whitechurchi
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 whitechurchi Turton, 1932


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=35643) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.