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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittoraria pallescens (Philippi, 1846) 
AphiaID: 208937

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 editorLittoraria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittoraria Gray, 1833
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina arboricola Reeve, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina pallescens Philippi, 1846
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina sieboldii Philippi, 1846
Sources  basis of record Reid, D.G. (1986). The littorinid molluscs of mangrove forests in the Indo-Pacific region. British Museum (Natural History), London. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (13 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Subgenus Littorinopsis
Up to 3 cm, shell surface with moderate spiral ridges. Colour cream or light brown with 6-10 darker zigzag stripes and often with a pale peripheral cord. Habitat: supralittoral fringe on mangrove leaves and occasionally trunks. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997 <282>). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208937
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-03 15:01:39Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-02 12:41:52Z  changed  Mokobi, Wilkister
2010-01-05 15:18:33Z  changed  Reid, David G.
  
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  Citation: Reid, David G. (2014). Littoraria pallescens. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208937 on 2014-07-30
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