Species under Fissurella
n= 24
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Fissurella angusta
(Gmelin, 1791)
narrow keyhole limpet Western Atlantic Ocean 3.1
Fissurella barbadensis
(Gmelin, 1791)
Barbados keyhole limpet Western Atlantic 4.1
Fissurella barbouri
Farfante, 1943
Western Central Atlantic 1.9
Fissurella coarctata
King & Broderip, 1832
compressed keyhole limpet Eastern Central Atlantic
Fissurella costata
Lesson, 1831
costate keyhole limpet Southeast Pacific
Fissurella crassa
Lamarck, 1822
thick keyhole limpet Southeast Pacific
Fissurella cumingi
Reeve, 1849
Southeast Pacific
Fissurella emmanuelae
M├ętivier, 1970
Western Atlantic 2.2
Fissurella fascicularis
Lamarck, 1822
wobbly keyhole limpet Western Atlantic Ocean 3.2
Fissurella latimarginata
Sowerby, 1835
Southeast Pacific
Fissurella longifissa
Sowerby, 1863
Western Central Atlantic
Fissurella maxima
Sowerby, 1834
Southeast Pacific
Fissurella mesoatlantica
Simone, 2008
Western Atlantic 2
Fissurella nigra
Lesson, 1831
key-hole limpet Western Atlantic and Eastern Pacific 7
Fissurella nimbosa
(Linnaeus, 1758)
rayed keyhole limpet Western Atlantic 5
Fissurella nodosa
(Born, 1778)
knobby keyhole limpet Western Atlantic Ocean 4
Fissurella nubecula
(Linnaeus, 1758)
cloudy keyhole limpet Eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean
Fissurella oriens
Sowerby I, 1834
small banded keyhole limpet Western Atlantic and Eastern Pacific 7
Fissurella picta
(Gmelin, 1791)
large banded keyhole limpet Western Atlantic and Eastern Pacific 8.6
Fissurella punctata
Fischer, 1857
punctate keyhole limpet Western Atlantic Ocean 2.7
Fissurella radiosa
Lesson, 1831
Western Atlantic and Eastern Pacific 4.8
Fissurella rosea
(Gmelin, 1791)
rosy keyhole limpet Western Atlantic 3.5
Fissurella virescens
Sowerby, 1835
Western Central Atlantic
Fissurella volcano
Reeve, 1849
volcano keyhole limpet East Pacific
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