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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoreochiton G.O. Sars, 1878 
AphiaID: 152629

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMopaliinae Dall, 1889
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTomochiton Fischer, 1885 (synonym of Boreochiton, based on the same type species)
Sources 
source of synonymy Vaught, K.C. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne, FL (USA). ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

status source Stebbins, T. D. & Eernisse, D. J. (2009). Chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora) known from benthic monitoring programs in the Southern California Bight. Festivus. 41 (6): 53–100, errata [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoreochiton beringensis (Jakovleva, 1952)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoreochiton granulatus (Jakovleva, 1952)

Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBoreochiton cinereus (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidochitona (Lepidochitona) cinerea (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoreochiton ruber (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonicella rubra (Linnaeus, 1767)
Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152629
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-14 07:47:17Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2009-03-20 07:57:47Z  changed  Schwabe, Enrico
2010-07-01 11:39:22Z  changed  Schwabe, Enrico
  
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  Citation: Schwabe, E. (2014). Boreochiton G.O. Sars, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152629 on 2014-10-23
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