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Edible Periwinkle

Littorina littorea (Linnaeus 1758)

Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Littorina littorea (Linnaeus 1758)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea
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Littorina littorea (L. 1758)
Species recognized by Shelled animal body mass and Femorale
Littorina littorea (Linneaus 1758)

Alternative Names

Littorina armoricana Locard 1886
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina bartonensis Brown 1843
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina communis Brown 1843
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina litorea
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina litorea var. brevicula Jeffreys 1865
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina litorea var. paupercula Jeffreys 1865
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina litorea var. sinistrorsa Jeffreys 1865
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina litorea var. turrita Jeffreys 1865
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea fm. intermedia Brøgger 1901
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. angulata Harmer 1920
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. antiqua Wood 1848
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. balteata Dautzenberg & Durouchoux 1912
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. complanata Harmer 1920
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. conica Harmer 1920
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. deformis Wood 1848
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. delphinula Wood 1848
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. distorta Harmer 1920
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. elegans Wood 1848
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. fuscofasciatus Middendorff 1849
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. major Dautzenberg & Durouchoux 1912
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. miniata Dautzenberg & Durouchoux 1900
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. pallida Dautzenberg & Durouchoux 1900
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. pallidefasciatus Middendorff 1849
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. parva Harmer 1920
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. picta Wood 1848
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. pyramidata Wood 1848
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. sanguinea Dautzenberg & Durouchoux 1906
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. truncata Harmer 1920
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina littorea var. unicarinata Raeymaekers 1889
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina parva Teilman-Friis 1898
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina rudis var. aurantia Dautzenberg & P. Fischer 1925
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina rudis var. reevei Harmer 1921
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina sphaeroidalis Locard 1886
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Littorina vulgaris J. Sowerby 1832
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Turbo bicarinatus Woodward 1833
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Turbo carinatus Woodward 1833
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Turbo elongatus Woodward 1833
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Turbo litoreus
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Turbo littoreus Linnaeus 1758
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Turbo sulcatus Woodward 1833
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Turbo ustulatus Lamarck 1822
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Turbo ventricosus Woodward 1833
Reference taxon from WoRMS Mollusca in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life

Common Names

English

Edible periwinkle preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and Arkive
Common Shore Periwinkle
Recognized by Bill Bosworth and admin
common winkle
European periwinkle
Recognized by dancin_arkansan and admin
Common periwinkle
Recognized by Simpson et al 2019
edible winkle
periwinkle

Deu

gemeine Strandschnecke
gemeine Uferschnecke

Fra

bigorneau commun
bigorneau
caracole
littorine commun
littorine commune d'Europe

Q28224

Grat strunsnek preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Q34024

Vignot preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

De Ch

Grosse Strandschnecke preferred
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En Ca

Common periwinkle preferred
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En Gb

common periwinkle preferred
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Vls

Kreukel preferred
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Afrikaans

Alikreukel preferred
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Arabic

ونكة شائعة preferred
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Basque

Karrakela preferred
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Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

vanlig strandsnegl preferred
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storstrandsnegl

Brazilian Portuguese

Caramujo preferred
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Breton

Bigorn du preferred
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Bulgarian

морски охлюв preferred
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Catalan; Valencian

caragolí comú preferred

Danish

Almindelig strandsnegl preferred
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almindelige strandsnegl
store strandsnegl

Dutch; Flemish

Gewone alikruik preferred
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alikruik

Esperanto

Litorino preferred
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Faroese

Fjørukúvingur preferred
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Finnish

Rantakotilo preferred
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rantakotilo

French

Bigorneau preferred
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Galician

Caramuxo preferred
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German

Große Strandschnecke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, Bill Bosworth, and admin
Essbare Strandschnecke
Recognized by Bill Bosworth and admin

Hungarian

Közönséges particsiga preferred
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Icelandic

Fjörudoppa preferred
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Irish

Faocha preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

littorina comune

Japanese

ヨーロッパタマキビガイ preferred
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Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Strandsnigel preferred
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storstrandsnigel

Persian

صدف پیرابند معمولی preferred
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Polish

Pobrzeżka pospolita preferred
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Portuguese

Caramujo preferred
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caramujo

Russian

Обыкновенная литорина preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Scottish Gaelic

Gille-fionndrainn preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

caracolillo

Swedish

Vanlig strandsnäcka preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
vanlig strandsnäcka

Vietnamese

Ốc mỡ preferred
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Curated hierarchies for Littorina littorea (Linnaeus 1758)

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Spiralia
Mollusca
Gastropoda
Caenogastropoda Cox 1960
Littorinimorpha Golikov & Starobogatov 1975
Littorinoidea Children 1834
Littorinidae Children 1834
Littorininae Children 1834
Littorina

GBIF classification

Animalia
Mollusca
Gastropoda
Littorinimorpha
Littorinidae
Littorina