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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolittorina Williams, Reid & Littlewood, 2003 
AphiaID: 446385

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 editorAfrolittorina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina africana (Krauss in Philippi, 1847) (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorininae Children, 1834
Sources  original description Williams, S.; Reid, D.; Littlewood, D. (2003). A molecular phylogeny of the Littorininae (Gastropoda: Littorinidae): unequal evolutionary rates, morphological parallelism, and biogeography of the Southern Ocean. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 28(1): 60-86., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s1055-7903(03)00038-1 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolittorina acutispira (E. A. Smith, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolittorina africana (Krauss in Philippi, 1847)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolittorina knysnaensis (Krauss in Philippi, 1847)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolittorina praetermissa (May, 1909)
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:446385
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Date   action   by
2010-01-07 10:29:10Z  created  Reid, David G.
2011-08-29 10:44:02Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2015-02-28 20:46:19Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S.; Bouchet, P.; Reid, David G. (2015). Afrolittorina Williams, Reid & Littlewood, 2003. In: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G.; Bank, R.A.; Bieler, R. (2015) MolluscaBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=446385 on 2015-05-06
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