WoRMS name details

Acanthochitona communis (Risso, 1826)

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

 unaccepted (Synonym)
Species
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). Acanthochitona communis (Risso, 1826). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=146471 on 2018-05-23
Date
action
by
2005-01-24 16:38:08Z
created
2005-01-24 16:45:09Z
changed
2012-10-01 09:56:16Z
checked

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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
Classification 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]