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)
Species Rhyssoplax aerea (Reeve, 1847)
Species Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869)
Species Rhyssoplax baliensis Bullock, 1989
Species Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
Species Rhyssoplax bednalli (Pilsbry, 1895)
Species Rhyssoplax bullocki Sirenko, 2012
Species Rhyssoplax burmana (Carpenter in Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Rhyssoplax calliozona (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Rhyssoplax canaliculata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
Species Rhyssoplax canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1840)
Species Rhyssoplax corallina (Risso, 1826)
Species Rhyssoplax coryphea (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
Species Rhyssoplax coxi (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Rhyssoplax crawfordi (Sykes, 1899)
Species Rhyssoplax densilirata (Carpenter in Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Rhyssoplax diaphora Iredale & May, 1916
Species Rhyssoplax discolor (Souverbie, 1866)
Species Rhyssoplax ectypa (Rochebrune, 1884)
Species Rhyssoplax exasperata Iredale, 1914
Species Rhyssoplax exoptanda (Bednall, 1897)
Species Rhyssoplax fosteri (Bullock, 1972)
Species Rhyssoplax funerea (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
Species Rhyssoplax heterodon (Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Rhyssoplax janeirensis (Gray, 1828)
Species Rhyssoplax jugosa (Gould, 1846)
Species Rhyssoplax kimberi (Ashby, 1928)
Species Rhyssoplax komaiana (Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929)
Species Rhyssoplax kurodai (Is. & Iw. Taki, 1929)
Species Rhyssoplax linsleyi Burghardt, 1973
Species Rhyssoplax maldivensis (E. A. Smith, 1903)
Species Rhyssoplax mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
Species Rhyssoplax olivacea (Spengler, 1797)
Species Rhyssoplax orukta (Maughan, 1900)
Species Rhyssoplax peregrina (Thiele, 1909)
Species Rhyssoplax perviridis (Carpenter, 1865)
Species Rhyssoplax phaseolina (Monterosato, 1879)
Species Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797)
Species Rhyssoplax pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
Species Rhyssoplax pulvinata (Carpenter in Pilsbry, 1893)
Species Rhyssoplax rapaitensis (Schwabe & Lozouet, 2006)
Species Rhyssoplax rhynchota (Rochebrune, 1884)
Species Rhyssoplax salihafui (Bullock, 1972)
Species Rhyssoplax speciosa (Nierstrasz, 1905)
Species Rhyssoplax stangeri (Reeve, 1847)
Species Rhyssoplax subassimilis (Souverbie, 1866)
Species Rhyssoplax tectiformis Is. Taki, 1938
Species Rhyssoplax torriana (Hedley & Hull, 1910)
Species Rhyssoplax translucens (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
Species Rhyssoplax tricostalis (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Rhyssoplax vauclusensis (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
Species Rhyssoplax venusta Hull, 1923
Species Rhyssoplax whitleyi Iredale & Hull, 1932

Species Rhyssoplax excellens Iredale & Hull, 1926 accepted as Rhyssoplax pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
Species Rhyssoplax geraldtonensis Ashby, 1921 accepted as Rhyssoplax tricostalis (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Rhyssoplax jacksonensis Ashby, 1921 accepted as Chiton carnosus Angas, 1867
Species Rhyssoplax nierstrasziana Kaas, 1957 accepted as Rhyssoplax pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
Species Rhyssoplax oliveri Mestayer, 1921 accepted as Rhyssoplax aerea (Reeve, 1847)
Species Rhyssoplax particolor Hull, 1923 accepted as Chiton (Mucrosquama) particolor (Hull, 1923) represented as Chiton particolor (Hull, 1923) (original combination)
Species Rhyssoplax spinosetata (Bergenhayn, 1930) accepted as Rhyssoplax subassimilis (Souverbie, 1866)
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. (2020). MolluscaBase. Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=385600 on 2020-06-04
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2009-03-20 07:57:47Z
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2015-05-31 23:44:45Z
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2016-02-20 20:49:14Z
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2017-03-10 22:31:01Z
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2017-03-27 20:09:31Z
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2019-07-26 14:21:12Z
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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]   

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]   

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]   
 
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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]
 



Chiton affinis
 Chiton affinis
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