Austrolittorina cincta

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Austrolittorina cincta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Littorinimorpha
Superfamily: Littorinoidea
Family: Littorinidae
Genus: Austrolittorina
Species: A. cincta
Binomial name
Austrolittorina cincta
(Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
  • Echinolittorina cincta (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
  • Littorina cincta Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
  • Littorina luctuosa Reeve, 1857
  • Melarhaphe zelandiae Finlay, 1927

Austrolittorina cincta is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Littorinidae, the winkles or periwinkles,[1] found in New Zealand.[2]




  1. ^ a b Austrolittorina cincta (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833). WoRMS (2010). Austrolittorina cincta (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833). In: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2010) World Marine Mollusca database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 6 June 2010.
  2. ^ Reid, D. G.; Williams, S. T. (2004). "The subfamily Littorininae (Gastropoda: Littorinidae) in the temperate Southern Hemisphere: The genera Nodilittorina, Austrolittorina and Afrolittorina". Records of the Australian Museum. 56: 75. doi:10.3853/j.0067-1975.56.2004.1393.