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Patella caerulea

Gastropoda - Patellogastropoda - Patellidae

Taxonomy
Patella caerulea was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Patella caerulea Linnaeus
1967Patella caerula Lecointre et al. p. 331
1991Patella caerulea Poppe and Goto p. 69
2000Patella caerulea Callapez and Ferreira Soares p. 315

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassEogastropoda
orderPatellogastropodaLindberg 1986
superfamilyPatelloidea()
familyPatellidae
genusPatella
speciescaeruleaLinnaeus 1758

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available