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Patella (Scutellastra) optima

(Pilsbry, H.A., 1927) True Limpet Shell size 30 - 92 mm Japan; Malaysia; Vietnam; Indonesia
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA EOGASTROPODA
OrderPATELLOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyPATELLOIDEA
FamilyPATELLIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
The NautilusVol. 40, p 138
Philippine Marine MollusksVol. 5, Pl. 1509/3-4
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 37
Shells of Vietnamp 24; Pl. 1/23
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia
2 BIGAI
3 Toba Aquarium
4 Guido Poppe
5 Guido Poppe
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