WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochitona communis (Risso, 1826)

146471  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146471)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym)
Schwabe, E. (2012). Acanthochitona communis (Risso, 1826). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=146471 on 2018-01-18

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basis of record 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] 

additional source Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van BelgiĆ« [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Confusion about the name: A. communis and A. crinita wered referred to as Chiton fascicularis according to Van Belle (1982) and Van Aartsen et al. (1984) [details]