WoRMS taxon details

Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893

385600  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:385600)

accepted
Genus
Chiton affinis Issel, 1869 accepted as Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869) (type by subsequent designation)
Anthochiton Thiele, 1893 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Chiton (Clathropleura) Tiberi, 1877 · unaccepted (synonym)
Georgus Thiele, 1893 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym

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  1. Species Rhyssoplax aerea (Reeve, 1847)
  2. Species Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869)
  3. Species Rhyssoplax baliensis Bullock, 1989
  4. Species Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
  5. Species Rhyssoplax bednalli (Pilsbry, 1895)
  6. Species Rhyssoplax bullocki Sirenko, 2012
  7. Species Rhyssoplax burmana (P. P. Carpenter, 1893)
  8. Species Rhyssoplax calliozona (Pilsbry, 1894)
  9. Species Rhyssoplax canaliculata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
  10. Species Rhyssoplax canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1840)
  11. Species Rhyssoplax corallina (Risso, 1826)
  12. Species Rhyssoplax coryphea (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
  13. Species Rhyssoplax coxi (Pilsbry, 1894)
  14. Species Rhyssoplax crawfordi (Sykes, 1899)
  15. Species Rhyssoplax densilirata (P. P. Carpenter, 1893)
  16. Species Rhyssoplax diaphora Iredale & May, 1916
  17. Species Rhyssoplax discolor (Souverbie, 1866)
  18. Species Rhyssoplax ectypa (Rochebrune, 1884)
  19. Species Rhyssoplax exasperata Iredale, 1914
  20. Species Rhyssoplax exoptanda (Bednall, 1897)
  21. Species Rhyssoplax fosteri (Bullock, 1972)
  22. Species Rhyssoplax funerea (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
  23. Species Rhyssoplax heterodon (Pilsbry, 1893)
  24. Species Rhyssoplax jugosa (A. Gould, 1846)
  25. Species Rhyssoplax kimberi (Ashby, 1928)
  26. Species Rhyssoplax komaiana (Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929)
  27. Species Rhyssoplax kurodai (Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929)
  28. Species Rhyssoplax linsleyi Burghardt, 1973
  29. Species Rhyssoplax maldivensis (E. A. Smith, 1903)
  30. Species Rhyssoplax mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
  31. Species Rhyssoplax olivacea (Spengler, 1797)
  32. Species Rhyssoplax orukta (Maughan, 1900)
  33. Species Rhyssoplax peregrina (Thiele, 1909)
  34. Species Rhyssoplax perviridis (P. P. Carpenter, 1865)
  35. Species Rhyssoplax phaseolina (Monterosato, 1879)
  36. Species Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797)
  37. Species Rhyssoplax pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
  38. Species Rhyssoplax pulvinata (P. P. Carpenter, 1893)
  39. Species Rhyssoplax rapaitiensis (Schwabe & Lozouet, 2006)
  40. Species Rhyssoplax rhynchota (Rochebrune, 1884)
  41. Species Rhyssoplax salihafui (Bullock, 1972)
  42. Species Rhyssoplax speciosa (Nierstrasz, 1905)
  43. Species Rhyssoplax stangeri (Reeve, 1847)
  44. Species Rhyssoplax subassimilis (Souverbie, 1866)
  45. Species Rhyssoplax tectiformis Is. Taki, 1938
  46. Species Rhyssoplax torriana (Hedley & Hull, 1910)
  47. Species Rhyssoplax translucens (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
  48. Species Rhyssoplax tricostalis (Pilsbry, 1894)
  49. Species Rhyssoplax vauclusensis (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
  50. Species Rhyssoplax venusta Hull, 1923
  51. Species Rhyssoplax whitleyi Iredale & Hull, 1932
  52. Species Rhyssoplax excellens Iredale & Hull, 1926 accepted as Rhyssoplax pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
  53. Species Rhyssoplax geraldtonensis Ashby, 1921 accepted as Rhyssoplax tricostalis (Pilsbry, 1894)
  54. Species Rhyssoplax jacksonensis Ashby, 1921 accepted as Chiton carnosus Angas, 1867 accepted as Mucrosquama carnosa (Angas, 1867)
  55. Species Rhyssoplax janeirensis (J. E. Gray, 1828) accepted as Calloplax janeirensis (J. E. Gray, 1828) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  56. Species Rhyssoplax nierstrasziana Kaas, 1957 accepted as Rhyssoplax pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
  57. Species Rhyssoplax oliveri Mestayer, 1921 accepted as Rhyssoplax aerea (Reeve, 1847) (junior subjective synonym)
  58. Species Rhyssoplax particolor Hull, 1923 accepted as Mucrosquama particolor (Hull, 1923) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
  59. Species Rhyssoplax spinosetata (Bergenhayn, 1930) accepted as Rhyssoplax subassimilis (Souverbie, 1866)
  60. Species Rhyssoplax surrecta Hull, 1922 accepted as Rhyssoplax bednalli (Pilsbry, 1895)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
feminine
Thiele, J. (1891-1893). [continuation of F.H. Toschel] <i>Das Gebiss der Schnecken zur Begründung einer natürlichen Classification</i>, 2: 249-334 [1891]; 337-409, i-ix [1893]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33044364
page(s): 368 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2023). MolluscaBase. Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=385600 on 2023-12-05
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original description Thiele, J. (1891-1893). [continuation of F.H. Toschel] <i>Das Gebiss der Schnecken zur Begründung einer natürlichen Classification</i>, 2: 249-334 [1891]; 337-409, i-ix [1893]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33044364
page(s): 368 [details]   

original description  (of Anthochiton Thiele, 1893) Thiele, J. (1891-1893). [continuation of F.H. Toschel] <i>Das Gebiss der Schnecken zur Begründung einer natürlichen Classification</i>, 2: 249-334 [1891]; 337-409, i-ix [1893]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33044364
page(s): 377 [details]   

original description  (of Georgus Thiele, 1893) Thiele, J. (1891-1893). [continuation of F.H. Toschel] <i>Das Gebiss der Schnecken zur Begründung einer natürlichen Classification</i>, 2: 249-334 [1891]; 337-409, i-ix [1893]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33044364
page(s): 366 [details]   

additional source O'Neill, M. H. B. (1989). The genus Rhyssoplax Thiele in the New Zealand region (Mollusca: Polyplacophora). <em>New Zealand Journal of Zoology 16: 81-92.</em>  [details]   

status source Sirenko B. (2006). New outlook on the system of chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora). <em>Venus.</em> 65(1-2): 27-49.
page(s): 45; note: ranked as full genus [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Bullock R.C. (1988). The genus <i>Chiton</i> in the New World (Polyplacophora: Chitonidae). <em>The Veliger.</em> 31:141–191., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43058399
page(s): 150; note: treated as full genus, not subgenus of Chiton [details]   

subsequent type designation Opinion 951. (1971). <i>Rhyssoplax</i> Thiele, 1893 (Amphineura): Designation of a type-species under the Plenary Powers. <em>Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature.</em> 28(1): 18-19., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12224541
note: type species designation [details]   
 
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Grammatical gender Grammatical gender feminine, because derived from Greek feminine noun πλάξ (a flat surface, a tablet) and because treated as feminine by Thiele (1893) [details]