WoRMS taxon details

Acanthochitona achates (Gould, 1859)

386463  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:386463)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Chiton (Acanthochites) achates Gould, 1859) Gould A. A. 1859. Descriptions of shells collected by the North Pacific Exploring Expedition. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 7: 161-166., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9249721
page(s): 165. [details]   
Type locality contained in Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Acanthochitona achates (Gould, 1859). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=386463 on 2021-06-17
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2009-03-23 07:54:34Z
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2009-03-23 08:24:45Z
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original description  (of Chiton (Acanthochites) achates Gould, 1859) Gould A. A. 1859. Descriptions of shells collected by the North Pacific Exploring Expedition. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 7: 161-166., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9249721
page(s): 165. [details]   

basis of record 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
page(s): 474, figs 21-23, 44A [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Eernisse, D.; Draeger, A.; Pilgrim, E. (2018). Chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora) rafted on tsunami debris from Japan to the shores of Washington, Oregon, and Hawai‘i. <em>Aquatic Invasions.</em> 13(1): 71-86., available online at https://doi.org/10.3391/ai.2018.13.1.06 [details]   

additional source Sirenko, B. I. & Zhang, J.-L., 2019. (2019). Chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora) of Hainan Island and vicinity, South China Sea. <em>Zootaxa 4564 (1): 1-40.</em>  [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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]
LanguageName 
Japanese ヒメケハダヒザラガイ  [details]