WoRMS taxon details

Acanthochitona Gray, 1821

137613  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137613)

accepted
Genus
Acanthochiton Herrmannsen, 1846 (invalid: unjustified emendation of Acanthochites Risso, 1826)
Americhiton Watters, 1990 (differential characters insufficient)
Species Acanthochitona achates (Gould, 1859)
Species Acanthochitona andersoni Watters, 1981
Species Acanthochitona angelica Dall, 1919
Species Acanthochitona approximans (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
Species Acanthochitona armata (Pease, 1872)
Species Acanthochitona arragonites (Carpenter, 1857)
Species Acanthochitona astrigera (Reeve, 1847)
Species Acanthochitona avicula (Carpenter, 1857)
Species Acanthochitona balesae Abbott, 1954
Species Acanthochitona bednalli (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Acanthochitona biformis (Nierstrasz, 1905)
Species Acanthochitona bisulcata (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona bonairensis Kaas, 1972
Species Acanthochitona bouvieri (Rochebrune, 1881)
Species Acanthochitona britayevi Sirenko, 2012
Species Acanthochitona brookesi Ashby, 1926
Species Acanthochitona brunoi Righi, 1971
Species Acanthochitona burghardtae R. N. Clark, 2000
Species Acanthochitona byungdoni Hong, Dell'Angelo & Van Belle, 1990
Species Acanthochitona circellata (A. Adams & Reeve MS, Reeve, 1847)
Species Acanthochitona ciroi Righi, 1971
Species Acanthochitona complanata Hull, 1924
Species Acanthochitona condaoi Sirenko & Saito, 2017
Species Acanthochitona coxi (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Acanthochitona crinita (Pennant, 1777)
Species Acanthochitona defilippii (Tapparone Canefri, 1874)
Species Acanthochitona discrepans (Brown, 1827)
Species Acanthochitona dissimilis Is. & Iw. Taki, 1931
Species Acanthochitona exquisita (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Acanthochitona ferreirai Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona flebilis Laws, 1950 †
Species Acanthochitona garnoti (Blainville, 1825)
Species Acanthochitona gatliffi Ashby, 1919
Species Acanthochitona granostriata (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Acanthochitona hemphilli (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona hirudiniformis (Sowerby I, 1832)
Species Acanthochitona imperatrix Watters, 1981
Species Acanthochitona intermedia (Nierstrasz, 1905)
Species Acanthochitona joallesi (Rochebrune, 1881)
Species Acanthochitona jucunda (Rochebrune, 1882)
Species Acanthochitona jugotenuis Kaas, 1979
Species Acanthochitona kimberi (Torr, 1912)
Species Acanthochitona lanae Sirenko & Saito, 2017
Species Acanthochitona leopoldi (Leloup, 1933)
Species Acanthochitona limbata Kaas, 1986
Species Acanthochitona lineata Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona macrocystialis Ashby, 1924
Species Acanthochitona mahensis Winckworth, 1927
Species Acanthochitona mastalleri Strack, 1989
Species Acanthochitona minuta Leloup, 1980
Species Acanthochitona nigra Sirenko & Saito, 2017
Species Acanthochitona noumeaensis Leloup, 1941
Species Acanthochitona oblonga Leloup, 1981
Species Acanthochitona ostreaphila Sirenko & Saito, 2017
Species Acanthochitona pelicanensis Mackay, 1929
Species Acanthochitona penetrans Winckworth, 1933
Species Acanthochitona penicillata (Deshayes, 1863)
Species Acanthochitona pilosa Schmidt-Petersen, Schwabe & Haszprunar, 2015
Species Acanthochitona pilsbryi (Sykes, 1896)
Species Acanthochitona pygmaea (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona quincunx Leloup, 1981
Species Acanthochitona retrojecta (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Acanthochitona rhodea (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona roseojugum Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona rubrolineata (Lischke, 1873)
Species Acanthochitona saitoi Sirenko, 2012
Species Acanthochitona saundersi Gowlett & Zeidler, 1987
Species Acanthochitona savinkini Sirenko, 2012
Species Acanthochitona scutigera (Reeve, 1847)
Species Acanthochitona shaskyi Ferreira, 1987
Species Acanthochitona shirleyi Ashby, 1922
Species Acanthochitona sibogae (Thiele, 1909)
Species Acanthochitona spiculosa (Reeve, 1847)
Species Acanthochitona subrubicunda Leloup, 1941
Species Acanthochitona sueurii (Blainville, 1825)
Species Acanthochitona terezae Guerra Júnior, 1983
Species Acanthochitona thackwayi Ashby, 1924
Species Acanthochitona thileniusi (Thiele, 1909)
Species Acanthochitona variegata (Nierstrasz, 1906)
Species Acanthochitona venezuelana Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona viridis (Pease, 1872)
Species Acanthochitona woodwardi Kaas & Van Belle, 1988
Species Acanthochitona worsfoldi Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona zebra Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona zelandica (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)

Species Acanthochitona aberrans (Odhner, 1919) accepted as Craspedochiton aberrans (Odhner, 1919)
Species Acanthochitona alisonae Winckworth MS, Kaas, 1976 accepted as Notoplax alisonae (Winckworth MS, Kaas, 1976) (original combination)
Species Acanthochitona burhardtae [sic] accepted as Acanthochitona burghardtae R. N. Clark, 2000 (original misspelling (see note))
Species Acanthochitona communis (Risso, 1826) accepted as Acanthochitona fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (Synonym)
Species Acanthochitona crinitus (Pennant) accepted as Acanthochitona crinita (Pennant, 1777) (Spelling variation)
Species Acanthochitona curvisetosa (Leloup, 1960) accepted as Leptoplax curvisetosa (Leloup, 1960) (incorrect placement)
Species Acanthochitona elongata Kaas, 1972 accepted as Acanthochitona balesae Abbott, 1954
Species Acanthochitona gracilis (Jeffreys, 1859) accepted as Acanthochitona crinita (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
Species Acanthochitona interfissa Kaas, 1972 accepted as Choneplax lata (Guilding, 1829)
marine
recent + fossil
Gray J.E. (1821). A natural arrangement of Mollusca, according to their internal structure. London Medical Repository. 15: 229-239.
page(s): 234 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Acanthochitona Gray, 1821. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137613 on 2018-02-26
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original description Gray J.E. (1821). A natural arrangement of Mollusca, according to their internal structure. London Medical Repository. 15: 229-239.
page(s): 234 [details]   

original description  (ofAnisochiton P. Fischer, 1885) Fischer P. (1880-1887). Manuel de Conchyliologie et de Paléontologie Conchyliologique. Paris, Savy pp. XXIV + 1369 + pl. 23. Fasc. 1: pp. 1-112 [21. 9. 1880]. Fasc. 2: pp. 113-192 [16. 3. 1881]. Fasc. 3: pp. 193-304 [28. 7. 1881]. Fasc. 4: pp. 305-416 [5. 5. 1882]. Fasc. 5: pp. 417-512 [21. 2. 1883]. Fasc. 6: pp. 513-608 [20. 12. 1883]. Fasc. 7: pp. 609-688 [30. 6. 1884]. Fasc. 8: pp. 689-784 [29. 1. 1885]. Fasc. 9: pp. 785-896 [31. 8. 1885]. Fasc. 10: pp. 897-1008 [30. 4. 1886]. Fasc. 11: pp. 1009-1369 [15. 6. 1887], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47340
page(s): 881-882 [details]   

redescription Sirenko B.I. & Saito H. (2017). New species of chitons of the superfamily Cryptoplacoidea (Mollusca: Polyplacophora) from Vietnamese waters. Zootaxa. 4299(4): 451-506., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4299.4.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAcanthochites Risso, 1826) Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofAcanthochites Risso, 1826) Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAcanthochaetes Leach in Risso, 1826) Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofAcanthochaetes Leach in Risso, 1826) Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]