Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Mollusca > Class: Gastropoda > Family: Patellidae > Genus: Patella > Species: Patella nigra

Patella nigra Da Costa, 1771

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by 1 international agreement


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Threat and conservation status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Patella safiana Lamarck, 1819
Patella squamata Gmelin, 1791
Patella guineensis Gmelin, 1791
Patella plumbea Lamarck, 1819 (non Röding, 1798)
Patella algira Deshayes, 1840
Patella conspicua Philippi, 1849
Patella albida Mörch, 1852
Patella kraussii Dunker, 1853
Patella adansonii Dunker, 1853 (non Donovan, 1803)

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