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Chiton Linnaeus, 1758

137779  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137779)

accepted
Genus
Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Chiton (Chiton) Linnaeus, 1758· accepted, alternate representation
Species Chiton kaasi (Leloup, 1981)
Species Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758

Subgenus Chiton (Chiton) Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Chiton Linnaeus, 1758

Subgenus Chiton (Rhyssoplax) Thiele, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) affinis Issel, 1869 accepted as Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) barnardi Ashby, 1931 accepted as Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) canariensis d'Orbigny, 1840 accepted as Rhyssoplax canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1840)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) corallinus (Risso, 1826) accepted as Rhyssoplax corallina (Risso, 1826)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) crawfordi Sykes, 1899 accepted as Rhyssoplax crawfordi (Sykes, 1899)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) mauritianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) olivaceus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax olivacea (Spengler, 1797)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) politus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797)
Subgenus Chiton (Tegulaplax) Iredale & Hull, 1926 accepted as Tegulaplax Iredale & Hull, 1926
Species Chiton affinis Issel, 1869 accepted as Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869) (original combination)
Species Chiton ashbyi Barnard, 1963 accepted as Callistochiton ashbyi (Barnard, 1963) (original combination)
Species Chiton barnardi Ashby, 1931 accepted as Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
Species Chiton canariensis d'Orbigny, 1840 accepted as Rhyssoplax canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1840)
Species Chiton corallinus (Risso, 1826) accepted as Rhyssoplax corallina (Risso, 1826)
Species Chiton crawfordi Sykes, 1899 accepted as Rhyssoplax crawfordi (Sykes, 1899)
Species Chiton hululensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) accepted as Tegulaplax hululensis (E. A. Smith, 1903)
Species Chiton mauritianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
Species Chiton nigrovirescens Blainville, 1825 accepted as Radsia nigrovirescens (Blainville, 1825) (original combination)
Species Chiton olivaceus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax olivacea (Spengler, 1797)
Species Chiton platei Thiele, 1909 accepted as Chiton (Tegulaplax) hululensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) accepted as Tegulaplax hululensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) (synonym (fide Leloup 1952))
Species Chiton politus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797)
Species Chiton tulipa Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) politus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797) (synonym (fide Kaas & Knudsen 1992))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
masculine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Chiton Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2019) African Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137779 on 2020-02-18
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2020). African Register of Marine Species. Chiton Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas%20/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137779 on 2020-02-18
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2009-03-20 07:57:47Z
changed
2016-02-28 18:40:21Z
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2018-07-27 03:41:17Z
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2019-09-26 10:02:06Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
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