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Lottia Gray 1833 (limpet)

Gastropoda - Patellogastropoda - Lottiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8415

Synonyms: Collisella Dall 1871 (no. 8403), Collisellacmaea Christiaens 1975 (no. 346814), Lecania Carpenter 1866 (no. 346813), Tecturella Carpenter 1860 (no. 346811), Tecturina Carpenter 1861 (no. 346812)

Parent taxon: Lottiidae according to B. M. Landau et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Acmaea, Erginus, Lottiinae, Notoacmea, Patelloida

Subtaxa: Collisella (Conoidacmea), Lottia acra, Lottia actina, Lottia gigantea, Lottia orbignyi, Lottia subrugosa

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Type: Lottia gigantea

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer