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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochiton arcticus (Sars G. O., 1878) 
AphiaID: 140198

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 editorLepidopleurida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopleurina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochitonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochiton (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochiton arcticus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochiton Gray, 1847
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopleurus arcticus G.O. Sars, 1878 (original combination)
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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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDigby [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 editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIcelandic Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
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 10 to 20 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution geographic range not obtained; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat shallow water or littoral forms and are usually confined to hard substrata to which they cling [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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140198
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2011-10-09 01:30:18Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Gofas, S. (2014). Leptochiton arcticus (Sars G. O., 1878). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140198 on 2014-12-22
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