Geiger, D. L. & K. A. Stewart. 1998. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 55: 209-211.
Haliotis clathrata Lichtenstein, 1794 is a senior synonym of H. elegans Philippi, 1844 and a senior homonym of H. clathrata Reeve, 1846. It is proposed to suppress H. clathrata Lichtenstein to preserve the two latter, well-known taxa.
The case has been accepted under Opinion 1950 (2000: BNZ 57: 124-125).
Haliotis elegans Philippi, 1844
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