Tugali is a genus of small sea snails or limpets, a marine gastropod mollusc in the subfamily Emarginulinae of the family Fissurellidae, the keyhole limpets and slit limpets.[1]

Tugali elegans.JPG
A shell of Tugali elegans, anterior end towards the top
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Vetigastropoda
Order: Lepetellida
Superfamily: Fissurelloidea
Family: Fissurellidae
Subfamily: Emarginulinae
Genus: Tugali
Gray, 1843 [1]
Type species
Tugali elegans
Gray, 1843
  • Emarginula (Tugali) Gray, 1843
  • Emarginula (Tugalia) Gray, 1857
  • Scutus (Tugali) Gray, 1843
  • Scutus (Tugalia) Gray, 1857 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
  • Subemarginula (Tugalia) Gray, 1857 (incorrect subsequent spelling of Tugali)
  • Tugalia Gray, 1857

Species and subspeciesEdit

Species and subspecies within the genus Tugali include:

Species brought into synonymy


  1. ^ a b Bouchet, P. (2012). Tugali Gray, 1843. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=571539 on 2013-01-21
  2. ^ "Tugali cicatricosa". Gastropods.com. Retrieved 12 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Tugali parmophoidea". Gastropods.com. Retrieved 12 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Tugali vadososinuata". Gastropods.com. Retrieved 12 January 2019.
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