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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmicula vestita (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) 
AphiaID: 159928

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmicula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmicula Gray, 1847
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiton vestitus Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymmetrogephyrus vestitus (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829)
Sources  basis of record Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorconcealed arctic chiton  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (44 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet herbivores [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions 25 to 50 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic Seas to Massachusetts  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate but they are indistinguishable externally. fertilization is external and usually the eggs are shed into the water [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159928
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 13:01:42Z  created  Claus, Simon
2009-03-23 08:24:45Z  changed  Schwabe, Enrico
  
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  Citation: Schwabe, E. (2014). Amicula vestita (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159928 on 2014-07-25
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