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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton asellus Gmelin, 1791 
AphiaID: 152658

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 editorChitonina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChitonoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChitonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChitoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton asellus (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochiton asellus (Gmelin, 1791)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Gmelin, J.F. (1791) Vermes. In Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Editio Decima Tertia, Aucta Reformata. Tome 1, Pars 6 (Vermes). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig], pp. 3021-3910., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5
page(s): 3206 [details]

source of synonymy Kaas, P.; Van Belle, R.A. (1980). Catalogue of living chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora). Backhuys: Rotterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-6279-013-5. 144 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (87 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature based on Chemnitz, 1795, p. 290 pl. 96 fig. 810 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Norway [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152658
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-14 07:47:17Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2009-03-23 14:09:41Z  changed  Schwabe, Enrico
  
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  Citation: Schwabe, E. (2014). Chiton asellus Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152658 on 2014-12-25
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