WoRMS taxon details

Onithochiton literatus (F. Krauss, 1848)

214886  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214886)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Chiton literatus F. Krauss, 1848) Krauss, F. (1848) Die Südafrikanischen Mollusken. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Mollusken des Kap- und Natallandes und zur Geographischen Verbreitung derselben mit Beschreibung und Abbildung der neuen Arten. Ebner and Seubert, Stuttgart, 140 pp., 6 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13936#/summary
page(s): 36, pl. 3, fig. 6. [details]   
Type locality contained in Natal  
type locality contained in Natal [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Onithochiton literatus (F. Krauss, 1848). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214886 on 2020-10-25
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original description  (of Chiton literatus F. Krauss, 1848) Krauss, F. (1848) Die Südafrikanischen Mollusken. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Mollusken des Kap- und Natallandes und zur Geographischen Verbreitung derselben mit Beschreibung und Abbildung der neuen Arten. Ebner and Seubert, Stuttgart, 140 pp., 6 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13936#/summary
page(s): 36, pl. 3, fig. 6. [details]   

original description  (of Chiton wahlbergi F. Krauss, 1848) Krauss, F. (1848) Die Südafrikanischen Mollusken. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Mollusken des Kap- und Natallandes und zur Geographischen Verbreitung derselben mit Beschreibung und Abbildung der neuen Arten. Ebner and Seubert, Stuttgart, 140 pp., 6 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13936#/summary
page(s): 36, pl. 3, fig. 1. [details]   

basis of record MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds). (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]   

additional source Branch, G. M. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. <em>David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg.</em> , available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   

additional source OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database. , available online at http://clade.ansp.org/obis/ [details]   

additional source Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 140. [details]   

additional source Ferreira A.J. (1983). Researches on the coast of Somalia. The chiton fauna (Mollusca Polyplacophora). <em>Monitore Zoologico Italiano.</em> 9: 249–297., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00269786.1983.11758574
page(s): 274. [details]   

additional source Kaas, P. (1979). The chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora) of Mozambique. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 23(3): 855–879.
page(s): 871. [details]   

additional source Nierstrasz, H.F. (1906). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Fauna von Süd-Afrika. VI. Chitonen aus der Kapkololonie [sic] und Natal. <em>Zoologischer Jarbücher.</em> 23: 487–520.
page(s): 505. [details]   

additional source Ashby, E. (1931). Monograph of the South African Polyplacophora (chitons). <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 30: 1–59.
page(s): 50. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

LanguageName 
English black chiton  [details]