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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochitona communis (Risso, 1826) 
AphiaID: 146471

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 editorCryptoplacoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochitonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochitona (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochitona communis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochitona fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochitona Gray, 1821
Sources  basis of record Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (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]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of France [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Gabès [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuernsey [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Ocean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146471
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-01-24 16:38:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2005-01-24 16:45:09Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2012-10-01 09:56:16Z  checked  Schwabe, Enrico
  
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  Citation: Schwabe, E. (2014). Acanthochitona communis (Risso, 1826). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=146471 on 2014-12-22
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