WoRMS taxon details

Tonicella marmorea (O. Fabricius, 1780)

140151  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140151)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution Greenland to Massachusetts Bay  
Distribution Greenland to Massachusetts Bay [details]

Taxonomy Family: Tonicellidae, according to Trott (2004).  
Taxonomy Family: Tonicellidae, according to Trott (2004). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Tonicella marmorea (O. Fabricius, 1780). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140151 on 2018-06-23
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original description  (ofChiton marmoreus Fabricius, 1780) Fabricius, O. (1780). Fauna Groenlandica: systematice sistens animalia Groenlandiae occidentalis hactenus indagata, quod nomen specificium. Hafniae et Lipsiae: Copenhagen, Denmark. XVI, 452, [2] f. pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/48073#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 420-422 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChiton flemingius Leach, 1852) Leach W. E. (1852). Molluscorum Britanniae Synopsis. A synopsis of the Mollusca of Great Britain arranged according to their natural affinities and anatomical structure. London pp. VIII + 376:  [details]   

original description  (ofChiton fulminatus Couthouy, 1838) Couthouy, J. P. (1838). Descriptions of new species of Mollusca and shells, and remarks on several Polypii, found in Massachussets Bay. Boston Journal of Natural History. 2(1): 53-111., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32266711 [details]   

original description  (ofChiton laevigatus J. Fleming, 1813) Fleming J. (1820). Mollusca. in: Brewster D. (ed.), The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia . 14(2): 598-635., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/74722#page/618/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChiton latus R. T. Lowe, 1825) Lowe R.T. (1825). Descriptions of some Shells, belonging principally to the genus Chiton, observed on the Coast of Argyleshire the Summer of 1824.. Zoological Journal : 2: 93-108, pl. 5, available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=nV8FAAAAQAAJ [details]   

original description  (ofChiton pictus Bean in Thorpe, 1844) Thorpe C. (1844). British marine conchology. E. Lumley, London LX + 267 p.:  [details]   

original description  (ofChiton submarmoreus Middendorff, 1847) Middendorff T. A. von (1847). Beiträge zu einer Malakozoologia Rossica. Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de Saint Pétersbourg. Sciences Mathématiques, Physiques et Naturelles 2. Partie, Sciences Naturelles 6 (1): 1-151 pl. 1-14 [details]   

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. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Meinkoth, N.A. 1981. Field guide to North American seashore creatures. The Audubon Society. Alfred A. Knopf. New York. 799 p. [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChiton marmoreus Fabricius, 1780) Kaas, P.; Van Belle, R.A. (1980). Catalogue of living chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora). Backhuys: Rotterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-6279-013-5. 144 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChiton flemingius Leach, 1852) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChiton marmoreus Fabricius, 1780) 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  (ofChiton pictus Bean in Thorpe, 1844) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChiton latus R. T. Lowe, 1825) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChiton laevigatus J. Fleming, 1813) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChiton fulminatus Couthouy, 1838) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChiton marmoreus var. caerulea Winkley, 1894) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChiton submarmoreus Middendorff, 1847) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet herbivores [details]

Dimensions 25 mm [details]

Distribution Greenland to Massachusetts Bay [details]

Habitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Reproduction sexes are separate but they are indistinguishable externally. fertilization is external and usually the eggs are shed into the water [details]

Spelling Tonicella marmoreus [details]

Spelling Tonecella marmoreus [details]

Taxonomy Family: Tonicellidae, according to Trott (2004). [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish marmoreret skallus  [details]
English mottled red chiton  [details]
French chiton rouge marbré  [details]
German marmorierte Käferschnecke  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål marmorleddsnegl  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk praktleddsnigel  [details]