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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Littorinidae 

Littorina obesa Sowerby, 1832

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Littoraria (Littoraria) coccinea (Gmelin, 1791)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype Sowerby, G.B. (1st) & Sowerby, J. (ill.) 1832. part 37, fig. 6
lectotype South Sea Islands


 Rosewater, J. 1970. p.440 Subsequent type designation
 Sowerby, G.B. (1st) & Sowerby, J. (ill.) 1832. 37, fig. 6 [ designated as lectotype. ]  Illustration of type specimen


                            Littoraria Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834
                              Littoraria (Littoraria) Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834
                                Littoraria (Littoraria) coccinea (Gmelin, 1791)
                                  Littorina obesa Sowerby, 1832


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7676) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.