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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina neritoides (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 151586

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 editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina neritoides (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelarhaphe neritoides (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina Férussac, 1822
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbo neritoides Linnaeus, 1758
Source  basis of record Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleine alikruik  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmall periwinkle  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina neritoides var. major Pallary, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelarhaphe neritoides (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Spain
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalicia [details]
From other sources
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGerman Bight [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Norway  [details]
Tunisia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZembra [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (189 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
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 ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution L. neritoides is reported for the Belgian coast by many authors (e.g. De Malzine, 1867; Colbeau, 1868; Pelseneer, 1881b, Vonck, 1933; Verstraelen, 1966). However, no definite reports of living specimens exist upon.
Stock (1975) reported L. neritoides in the Netherlands. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Absent from southern North Sea, on British Channel coast it does not penetrate eastwards beyond Isle of Wight.
Local distributionn may be patchy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution L. neritoides is reported from the Belgian coast by many authors (e.g. De Malzine, 1867; Colbeau, 1868; Pelseneer, 1881b;Vonck, 1933; Verstraelen, 1966). However, no definite reports of living specimens exist upon. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151586
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-06 17:26:17Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2014-01-31 10:00:09Z  checked  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Littorina neritoides (Linnaeus, 1758). In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151586 on 2016-06-28
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