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Noun1.Patellidae - marine limpetsPatellidae - marine limpets      
mollusk family - a family of mollusks
class Gasteropoda, class Gastropoda, Gasteropoda, Gastropoda - snails and slugs and their relatives
genus Patella, Patella - type genus of the family Patellidae: common European limpets
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Contribution a l'etude des cycles de reproduction des Patellidae en Algerie.
tusk shell ([section]) GASTROPODA Patellidae Patella caerulea * Linne limpet Patella vulgata * Linne limpet Patella Pennant limpet depressa=intermedia * Patella aspera * Lamarck limpet Patella rustica=lusitanica * Gmelin limpet Siphonariidae Siphonaria sp.