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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella caerulea Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 140677

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatellogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatelloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella caerulea (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella alba da Costa, 1771 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella alba Anton, 1838 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella calicula Li Chang, 1930 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella cancellata Risso, 1826 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella favaniana Risso, 1826 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella fragilis Philippi, 1836
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella grisea Risso, 1826 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella grisea de Blainville, 1825 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella hellespontiana Monterosato, 1888 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella margaritacea Gmelin, 1791 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella nacrina de Gregorio, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella richelmia Risso, 1826 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella riparia Nardo, 1847 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella scutellina Locard, 1892 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella silicina Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella squama de Blainville, 1825 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella subplana Potiez & Michaud, 1838 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella vulgata var. plumbea Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkupa blu  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrayed Mediterranean limpetUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean limpet  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΠεταλίδα  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella caerulea var. tenuistriata Weinkauff, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella ulyssiponensis Gmelin, 1791
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZembra [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (22 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (99 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (81 nucleotides; 47 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Patella caerulea Linnaeus, 1758Specimens from Benalmádena and Calahonda, Málaga, Spain (actual sizes 52 mm and 30 mm).
Patella caerulea Linna...

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140677
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Patella caerulea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140677 on 2014-12-26
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