WoRMS taxon details

Acanthochitona Gray, 1821

137613  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137613)

accepted
Genus
Acanthochaetes Risso, 1826 · unaccepted (synonym and incorrect subsequent...)  
synonym and incorrect subsequent spelling of Acanthochites Risso, 1826
Acanthochites Risso, 1826 · unaccepted (synonym)
Acanthochiton Herrmannsen, 1846 · unaccepted (invalid: unjustified emendation...)  
invalid: unjustified emendation of Acanthochites Risso, 1826
Anisochiton P. Fischer, 1885 · unaccepted (synonym)
Chiton (Acanthochaetes) · unaccepted (misspelling)
Chiton (Acanthochites) Risso, 1826 · unaccepted (synonym)
Chiton (Hamachiton) Middendorff, 1847 · unaccepted (a junior synonym)
Chiton (Platysemus) Middendorff, 1847 · unaccepted (synonym)
Species Acanthochitona achates (A. Gould, 1859)
Species Acanthochitona angelica Dall, 1919
Species Acanthochitona approximans (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
Species Acanthochitona armata (Pease, 1872)
Species Acanthochitona astrigera (Reeve, 1847)
Species Acanthochitona avicula (Carpenter, 1857)
Species Acanthochitona bednalli (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Acanthochitona biformis (Nierstrasz, 1905)
Species Acanthochitona bisulcata (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona bouvieri (Rochebrune, 1881)
Species Acanthochitona britayevi Sirenko, 2012
Species Acanthochitona brookesi Ashby, 1926
Species Acanthochitona brunoi Righi, 1971
Species Acanthochitona burghardtae R. N. Clark, 2000
Species Acanthochitona byungdoni Hong, Dell'Angelo & Van Belle, 1990
Species Acanthochitona circellata (A. Adams & Reeve MS, Reeve, 1847)
Species Acanthochitona ciroi Righi, 1971
Species Acanthochitona complanata (Hull, 1924)
Species Acanthochitona condaoi Sirenko & Saito, 2017
Species Acanthochitona coxi (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Acanthochitona crinita (Pennant, 1777)
Species Acanthochitona defilippii (Tapparone Canefri, 1874)
Species Acanthochitona discrepans (T. Brown, 1827)
Species Acanthochitona dissimilis Is. & Iw. Taki, 1931
Species Acanthochitona exquisita (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Acanthochitona ferreirai Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona garnoti (Blainville, 1825)
Species Acanthochitona gatliffi (Ashby, 1919)
Species Acanthochitona granostriata (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Acanthochitona hemphilli (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona hirudiniformis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832)
Species Acanthochitona imperatrix Watters, 1981
Species Acanthochitona intermedia (Nierstrasz, 1905)
Species Acanthochitona joallesi (Rochebrune, 1881)
Species Acanthochitona jucunda (Rochebrune, 1882)
Species Acanthochitona jugotenuis Kaas, 1979
Species Acanthochitona kimberi (Torr, 1912)
Species Acanthochitona lanae Sirenko & Saito, 2017
Species Acanthochitona leopoldi (Leloup, 1933)
Species Acanthochitona limbata Kaas, 1986
Species Acanthochitona lineata Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona macrocystialis (Ashby, 1924)
Species Acanthochitona mahensis Winckworth, 1927
Species Acanthochitona mastalleri Strack, 1989
Species Acanthochitona minuta Leloup, 1980
Species Acanthochitona nigra Sirenko & Saito, 2017
Species Acanthochitona noumeaensis Leloup, 1941
Species Acanthochitona oblonga Leloup, 1981
Species Acanthochitona ostreaphila Sirenko & Saito, 2017
Species Acanthochitona oxum Jardim, Almeida & Simone, 2022
Species Acanthochitona pelicanensis Mackay, 1929
Species Acanthochitona penetrans Winckworth, 1933
Species Acanthochitona penicillata (Deshayes, 1863)
Species Acanthochitona pilosa Schmidt-Petersen, Schwabe & Haszprunar, 2015
Species Acanthochitona pilsbryi (Sykes, 1896)
Species Acanthochitona pygmaea (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona quincunx Leloup, 1981
Species Acanthochitona retrojecta (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Acanthochitona rhodea (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Acanthochitona roseojugum Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona rubrolineata (Lischke, 1873)
Species Acanthochitona saitoi Sirenko, 2012
Species Acanthochitona saundersi Gowlett & Zeidler, 1987
Species Acanthochitona savinkini Sirenko, 2012
Species Acanthochitona scutigera (Reeve, 1847)
Species Acanthochitona shaskyi Ferreira, 1987
Species Acanthochitona shirleyi (Ashby, 1922)
Species Acanthochitona sibogae (Thiele, 1909)
Species Acanthochitona spiculosa (Reeve, 1847)
Species Acanthochitona spratlyenses Sirenko & Nguyen Tai, 2021
Species Acanthochitona subrubicunda (Leloup, 1941)
Species Acanthochitona sueurii (Blainville, 1825)
Species Acanthochitona terezae Guerra Júnior, 1983
Species Acanthochitona thackwayi (Ashby, 1924)
Species Acanthochitona thileniusi (Thiele, 1909)
Species Acanthochitona turtoni (Ashby, 1928)
Species Acanthochitona variegata (Nierstrasz, 1906)
Species Acanthochitona venezuelana Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona viridis (Pease, 1872)
Species Acanthochitona woodwardi Kaas & Van Belle, 1988
Species Acanthochitona worsfoldi Lyons, 1988
Species Acanthochitona zelandica (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)

Species Acanthochitona aberrans (Odhner, 1919) accepted as Craspedochiton aberrans (Odhner, 1919)
Species Acanthochitona alisonae Kaas, 1976 accepted as Notoplax alisonae (Kaas, 1976) (original combination)
Species Acanthochitona andersoni Watters, 1981 accepted as Americhiton andersoni (Watters, 1981)
Species Acanthochitona arragonites (Carpenter, 1857) accepted as Americhiton arragonites (Carpenter, 1857)
Species Acanthochitona balesae Abbott, 1954 accepted as Americhiton balesae (Abbott, 1954) (original combination)
Species Acanthochitona bonairensis Kaas, 1972 accepted as Acanthochitona fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Acanthochitona burhardtae [sic] accepted as Acanthochitona burghardtae R. N. Clark, 2000 (original misspelling (see note))
Species Acanthochitona communis (Risso, 1826) accepted as Acanthochitona fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (Synonym)
Species Acanthochitona crinitus (Pennant, 1777) accepted as Acanthochitona crinita (Pennant, 1777) (Spelling variation)
Species Acanthochitona curvisetosa (Leloup, 1960) accepted as Leptoplax curvisetosa (Leloup, 1960) (incorrect placement)
Species Acanthochitona elongata Kaas, 1972 accepted as Acanthochitona balesae Abbott, 1954 accepted as Americhiton balesae (Abbott, 1954)
Species Acanthochitona galapagana Watters, 1981 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
Species Acanthochitona gracilis (Jeffreys, 1859) accepted as Acanthochitona crinita (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
Species Acanthochitona hassleri Watters, 1990 accepted as Acanthochitona hirudiniformis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832)
Species Acanthochitona interfissa Kaas, 1972 accepted as Choneplax lata (Guilding, 1829)
Species Acanthochitona jacquelinae A. G. Smith & Ferreira, 1977 accepted as Acanthochitona angelica Dall, 1919
Species Acanthochitona tabogensis A. G. Smith, 1961 accepted as Acanthochitona hirudiniformis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832)
Species Acanthochitona zebra Lyons, 1988 accepted as Americhiton zebra (Lyons, 1988) (original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
feminine
Gray, J. E. (1821). A natural arrangement of Mollusca, according to their internal structure. <em>London Medical Repository.</em> 15 (87): 229–239., available online at https://archive.org/details/s0id11783780/page/229/mode/1up
page(s): 234 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Acanthochitona Gray, 1821. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137613 on 2022-05-24
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2016-02-20 20:49:14Z
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2019-06-25 14:44:36Z
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original description Gray, J. E. (1821). A natural arrangement of Mollusca, according to their internal structure. <em>London Medical Repository.</em> 15 (87): 229–239., available online at https://archive.org/details/s0id11783780/page/229/mode/1up
page(s): 234 [details]   

original description  (of Acanthochites Risso, 1826) Risso, A. (1826-1827). Histoire naturelle des principales productions de l'Europe Méridionale et particulièrement de celles des environs de Nice et des Alpes Maritimes. <em>Paris, F.G. Levrault.</em> 3(XVI): 1-480, 14 pls. [copepods 160-163]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/58984 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Acanthochiton Herrmannsen, 1846) Herrmannsen, A. N. (1846-1852). Indicis Generum Malacozoorum primordia. Fischer, Cassel. Vol. 1: i-xxviii, 1-637 pp. [i-xxviii + 1-104: 1 Sep 1846; 105-232: 1 Dec 1846; 233-360: 1 Mar 1847; 361-488: 18 Apr 1847; 489-616: 25 May 1847; 617-637: 17 Jul 1847]; 2: 1-717, xxix-xlii pp. [1-104: 17 Jul 1847; 105-232: 8 Sep 1847; 233-352: 7 Dec 1847; 353-492: 18 Feb 1848; 493-612: Feb 1849; 613-717 + xxix-xliii: Mar 1849]; Supplementa et corrigenda: i-v, 1-140 pp. [Dec 1852]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10695423 [details]   

original description  (of Chiton (Platysemus) Middendorff, 1847) Middendorff T.A. (1847). Beiträge zu einer Malakozoologia Rossica. <em>Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de Saint Pétersbourg. Sciences Mathématiques, Physiques et Naturelles. 2e Partie, Sciences Naturelles.</em> 6(1): 67-200 [offprint 1-151], pls 1-14., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/54915280
page(s): 98 (offprint: 34) [details]   

original description  (of Acanthochites (Meturoplax) Pilsbry, 1894) Pilsbry, H. A. (1894). Notices of new chitons, II. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 7(10): 119-120., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12565892 [details]   

original description  (of Anisochiton P. Fischer, 1885) Fischer, P. (1880-1887). <i>Manuel de conchyliologie et de paléontologie conchyliologique, ou histoire naturelle des mollusques vivants et fossiles suivi d'un Appendice sur les Brachiopodes par D. P. Oehlert. Avec 23 planches contenant 600 figures dessinées par S. P. Woodward.</i>. Paris: F. Savy. Published in 11 parts (fascicules), xxiv + 1369 pp., 23 pls. [1: 1-112, 21 September 1880; 2: 113-192, 16 March 1881; 3: 193-304, 28 July 1881; 4: 305-416, 5 May 1882; 5: 417-512, 21 February 1883; 6: 513-608, 20 December 1883; 7: 609-688, 30 June 1884; 8: 689-784, 29 January 1885; 9: 785-896, 31 August 1885; 10: 897-1008, 30 April 1886; 11: 1009-1369, 15 June 1887]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47340
page(s): 881-882 [details]   

original description  (of Meturoplax Pilsbry, 1894) Pilsbry, H. A. (1894). Notices of new chitons, I. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 7(9): 107-108., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12565878 [details]   

original description  (of Chiton (Hamachiton) Middendorff, 1847) Middendorff T.A. (1847). Beiträge zu einer Malakozoologia Rossica. <em>Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de Saint Pétersbourg. Sciences Mathématiques, Physiques et Naturelles. 2e Partie, Sciences Naturelles.</em> 6(1): 67-200 [offprint 1-151], pls 1-14., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/54915280
page(s): 97 (offprint: 33) [details]   

redescription Sirenko B.I. & Saito H. (2017). New species of chitons of the superfamily Cryptoplacoidea (Mollusca: Polyplacophora) from Vietnamese waters. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4299(4): 451-506., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4299.4.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal United States part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) Debris: transport of species on human generated debris (dock) [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]