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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonicella rubra (Linnaeus, 1767) 
AphiaID: 140152

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyplacophora (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoloricata (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChitonida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochitonina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMopalioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMopaliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMopaliinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonicella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonicella rubra (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonicella Carpenter, 1873
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoreochiton ruber (Linnaeus, 1767)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton cinereus Linnaeus, 1767 sensu Fabricius, 1780 (misidentification)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton incarnatus Reeve, 1848 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton latus Leach, 1852 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton minimus Spengler, 1797 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton ruber Linnaeus, 1767 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton ruber var. oblonga Jeffreys, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIschnochiton ruber (Linnaeus, 1767) (incorrect placement)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonicella rubra var. index Balch, 1906 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrød skallus  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornorthern red chiton  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchiton rouge du Nord  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrote Käferschnecke  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrødleddsnegl  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarmorleddsnigel  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLinnés ledsnäcka  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonicella rubra var. index Balch, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonicella rubra (Linnaeus, 1767)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Barents Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBarents Sea [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrier Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDigby [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreens Point [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Point [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJoes Point [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLepreau [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLorneville Harbour [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMinister's Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMispec [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaint Martins [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Coast of Norway [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreenlandic Exclusive Economic Zone (doubtful[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIcelandic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 6 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet herbivores [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions 12 to 25 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, Magdalen Islands (from the eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Braton Channel), lower St. Lawrence estuary, Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), lower North Shore; western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of Newfoundland; Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate but they are indistinguishable externally. fertilization is external and usually the eggs are shed into the water [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Family: Tonicellidae, according to Trott (2004). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140152
Taxonomic
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Tonicella rubra (Linnaeus, 1767). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140152 on 2014-12-25
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