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Patella

Gastropoda - Patellogastropoda - Patellidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Patella Linnaeus
1779Patela Helbling pp. 110-111
1960Patella Knight et al. p. 234
1966Patella Ladd p. 32
1984Patella Kase p. 53
1986Patella Kensley and Pether p. 151
1993Patella Wilson p. 36
1995Patella Pacaud and Le Renard p. 152
2002Patella Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Patella van den Hoek Ostende et al. p. 4
2005Patella Bouchet et al. p. 126

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

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