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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolittorina africana (Krauss in Philippi, 1847) 
AphiaID: 446836

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 Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrolittorina Williams, Reid & Littlewood, 2003
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLitorina africana Krauss in Philippi, 1847
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLitorina decollata Krauss in Philippi, 1847
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina africana (Krauss in Philippi, 1847)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina decollata Philippi, 1847
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLittorina perplexa Turton, 1932
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNodilittorina africana (Krauss in Philippi, 1847)
Sources  basis of record Reid, D.G. & Williams, S.T. (2004) The subfamily Littorininae (Gastropoda: Littorinidae) in the temperate Southern Hemisphere: the genera Nodilittorina, Austrolittorina and Afrolittorina. Records of the Australian Museum 56: 75­122. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican perwinkle [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Coast of South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Coast of South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:446836
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-01-12 09:22:29Z  created  Reid, David G.
2010-01-18 12:10:06Z  changed  Reid, David G.
2010-01-27 14:30:53Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2010-12-01 13:53:47Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2013-05-03 17:34:48Z  checked  Reid, David G.
  
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  Citation: Reid, David G. (2014). Afrolittorina africana (Krauss in Philippi, 1847). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=446836 on 2014-04-20
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