WoRMS taxon details

Ischnochiton oniscus (Krauss, 1848)

848065  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:848065)

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Species
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(of Chiton oniscus 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): 39, pl. 3, fig. 4. [details]   
Type locality contained in Natal  
type locality contained in Natal [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Ischnochiton oniscus (Krauss, 1848). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=848065 on 2021-01-24
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original description  (of Chiton oniscus 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): 39, pl. 3, fig. 4. [details]   

original description  (of Ischnochiton eucosmia W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 211, pl. 54, sp. 1464. [details]   

original description  (of Ischnochiton oniscus var. albocarinatus W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 210, pl. 54, sp. 1460. [details]   

original description  (of Ischnochiton oniscus alfredensis Ashby, 1931) Ashby, E. (1931). Monograph of the South African Polyplacophora (chitons). <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 30: 1–59.
page(s): 31, pl. 5, fig. 54. [details]   

original description  (of Ischnochiton oniscus var. aurantius W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 210, sp. 1459. [details]   

original description  (of Ischnochiton oniscus var. pyramidalis W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 210, pl. 54, sp. 1458. [details]   

additional source Strack, H.L. (1996). Report on a collection of South African chitons, including the description of a new Lepidozona species. <em>Basteria.</em> 59: 127-133. [15 January 1996].
page(s): 131. [details]   

additional source Ashby, E. 1928. South African Chitons, Being a Description of the Polyplacophora Represented in the Turton Collection. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 18: 76-92.
page(s): 84. [details]   

additional source Sirenko, B & Schwabe, E. (2002). Taxonomic notes on chitons. 2. Taxonomic status of chitons of the Ischnochiton oniscus group. <em>Spixiana.</em> 25(3): 193–198. [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): 494. [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): 30. [details]   
 
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English dwarf chiton [from synonym]  [details]