PATELLIDAE Rafinesque, 1815
(limpets)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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No of
ID refs
Shell - top view - moist (Click to view)Dorsal view - in situ (Click to view)Shell - side view (Click to view)In situ - lateral view (Click to view)Dorsal view - in situ (Click to view)
Genus 5 illustrated subtaxa
Taxonomic hierarchy:
FamilyPATELLIDAE (limpets)
OrderPATELLOGASTROPODA (an order of molluscs)
ClassGASTROPODA (slugs and snails)
PhylumMOLLUSCA (slugs, snails, bivalves, octopus, sea slugs)
SuperphylumLOPHOTROCHOZOA (molluscs and relatives)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2 general literature references relevant to PATELLIDAE (limpets)

PATELLIDAE (limpets) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 8 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for PATELLIDAE (limpets)
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