Nerita Linné, 1758,

Symonds, Malcolm Francis & Pacaud, Jean-Michel, 2010, New species of Neritidae (Neritimorpha) from the Ypresian and Bartonian of the Paris and Basse-Loire Basins, France, Zootaxa 2606, pp. 55-68: 58

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Nerita Linné, 1758


Genus Nerita Linné, 1758 

Type species. By subsequent designation, Montfort (1810: 347): Nerita peloronta Linné, 1758  . Recent, marine, Caribbean.

Diagnosis. Sturdy shells, smooth to spirally ribbed; inner lip septum well developed, its surface commonly pustulose or irregularly ribbed ( Keen 1960).