WoRMS taxon details

Littorininae Children, 1834

153707  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153707)

accepted
Subfamily
Genus Afrolittorina S. T. Williams, D. Reid & Littlewood, 2003
Genus Austrolittorina Rosewater, 1970
Genus Cenchritis Martens, 1900
Genus Echinolittorina Habe, 1956
Genus Littoraria Gray, 1833
Genus Littorina Férussac, 1822
Genus Mainwaringia G. Nevill, 1885
Genus Melarhaphe Menke, 1828
Genus Nodilittorina E. von Martens, 1897
Genus Peasiella G. Nevill, 1885
Genus Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832

Genus Bacalia Gray, 1840 accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822 (not available: nomen nudum)
Genus Echinella Swainson, 1840 accepted as Tectarius (Tectarius) Valenciennes, 1832 represented as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832 (Invalid: junior homonym of Echinella Bory de St Vincent, 1824; Echinellopsis is a replacement name)
Genus Fossarilittorina Rosewater, 1981 accepted as Echinolittorina (Fossarilittorina) Rosewater, 1981 represented as Echinolittorina Habe, 1956
Genus Granulilittorina Habe & Kosuge, 1966 accepted as Echinolittorina (Granulilittorina) Habe & Kosuge, 1966 represented as Echinolittorina Habe, 1956
Genus Litorina [sic] accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Littorinopsis Mörch, 1876 accepted as Littoraria (Littorinopsis) Mörch, 1876 represented as Littoraria Gray, 1833
Genus Melaraphe Menke, 1828 accepted as Melarhaphe Menke, 1828 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Rufolacuna Ponder, 1976 accepted as Laevilitorina (Rufolacuna) Ponder, 1976 represented as Laevilitorina Pfeffer, 1886
Genus Tectarium P. Fischer, 1885 accepted as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832 (unjustified emendation)
Genus Tectininus Clench & Abbott, 1942 accepted as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832
marine, brackish
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Littorininae Children, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153707 on 2022-07-06
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2005-04-15 07:47:28Z
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2009-03-27 17:40:10Z
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2010-08-31 03:55:10Z
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2011-06-28 12:47:57Z
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2011-08-29 10:44:02Z
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original description  (of Echinininae Rosewater, 1972) Rosewater, J. (1972). The family Littorinidae in the Indo-Pacific. Part II. The subfamilies Tectarinae and Echininae. <em>Indo-Pacific Mollusca.</em> 2(12): 507-533, pls 388-408., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46312878 [details]   

original description  (of Tectariinae Rosewater, 1972) Rosewater, J. (1972). The family Littorinidae in the Indo-Pacific. Part II. The subfamilies Tectarinae and Echininae. <em>Indo-Pacific Mollusca.</em> 2(12): 507-533, pls 388-408., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46312878 [details]