Haliotis tuberculata Linnaeus 1758 (abalone)

Gastropoda - Haliotoidea - Haliotidae

Belongs to Haliotis according to G. T. Poppe and Y. Goto 1991

See also Callapez and Ferreira Soares 2000

Sister taxa: Haliotis (Haliotis), Haliotis (Padollus), Haliotis (Sulculus), Haliotis antillesensis, Haliotis asinina, Haliotis brazieri, Haliotis cracherodi, Haliotis laevigata, Haliotis lomaensis, Haliotis roei, Haliotis ruber, Haliotis saldanhae, Haliotis scalaris, Haliotis varia

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Greece (1 collection), Italy (1), Morocco (2), Portugal (7), Spain (2)

• Pliocene of Spain (3)

• Miocene of Algeria (10), Cyprus (2), Hungary (1), Malta (1), Morocco (2), Romania (1)

Total: 33 collections each including a single occurrence

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