Littorinidae

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Littorinoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Classis: Gastropoda
Subclassis: Orthogastropoda
Superordo: Caenogastropoda
Ordo: Sorbeoconcha
Subordo: Hypsogastropoda
Infraordo: Littorinimorpha
Superfamilia: Littorinoidea

Familia: Littorinidae
Subfamiliae: Lacuninae - Laevilitorininae - Littorininae
Genera (to place in subfamilies): Aquilonaria - Cenchritis - Echinolittorina - Haloconcha

Name[edit]

Littorinidae Children, 1834: 110.

Type genus: Littorina Férussac, 1822

References[edit]

  • Children, J.H. 1834. Pp. 88-188, in: Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, edition 28.
  • Bouchet, P. & J.-P. Rocroi. 2005. Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. Malacologia 47(1-2): 1–397.