Scutellastra kermadecensis

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Scutellastra kermadecensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Patellogastropoda
Superfamily: Patelloidea
Family: Patellidae
Genus: Scutellastra
Species: S. kermadecensis
Binomial name
Scutellastra kermadecensis
(Pilsbry, 1894)
  • Patella (Scutellastra) kermadecensis Pilsbry, 1894
  • Patella kermadecensis (Pilsbry, 1894)

Scutellastra kermadecensis is a species of sea snail, a true limpet, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Patellidae, one of the families of true limpets.[1]




  • Koufopanou et al (1999). A molecular phylogeny of the patellid limpets (Gastropoda: Patellidae) and its implications for the origins of their antitropical distribution Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 11(1):138-156

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