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Chitonidae Rafinesque, 1815

64  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:64)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Acanthopleurinae Dall, 1889
  » Genus Acanthopleura Guilding, 1830
    » Species Acanthopleura brevispinosa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840)
    » Species Acanthopleura gemmata (Blainville, 1825)
    » Species Acanthopleura vaillantii Rochebrune, 1882
    » Species Acanthopleura haddoni Winckworth, 1927 accepted as Acanthopleura vaillantii Rochebrune, 1882
    » Species Acanthopleura spiniger (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840) accepted as Acanthopleura brevispinosa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840) (the nominal species is a synonym of Acanthopleura gemmata; the SW Indian Ocean records refer to A. brevispinosa; Red Sea records to A. vaillantii (see Kaas et al. 2006))
Subfamily Chitoninae Rafinesque, 1815
  » Genus Chiton Linnaeus, 1758
    » Species Chiton kaasi (Leloup, 1981)
    » Species Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758
    » Subgenus Chiton (Chiton) Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Chiton Linnaeus, 1758
    » Subgenus Chiton (Rhyssoplax) Thiele, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893
      » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) affinis Issel, 1869 accepted as Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869)
      » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) barnardi Ashby, 1931 accepted as Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
      » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) canariensis d'Orbigny, 1840 accepted as Rhyssoplax canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1840)
      » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) corallinus (Risso, 1826) accepted as Rhyssoplax corallina (Risso, 1826)
      » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) crawfordi Sykes, 1899 accepted as Rhyssoplax crawfordi (Sykes, 1899)
      » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) mauritianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
      » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) olivaceus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax olivacea (Spengler, 1797)
      » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) politus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797)
    » Subgenus Chiton (Tegulaplax) Iredale & Hull, 1926 accepted as Tegulaplax Iredale & Hull, 1926
    » Species Chiton affinis Issel, 1869 accepted as Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869) (original combination)
    » Species Chiton ashbyi Barnard, 1963 accepted as Callistochiton ashbyi (Barnard, 1963) (original combination)
    » Species Chiton barnardi Ashby, 1931 accepted as Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
    » Species Chiton canariensis d'Orbigny, 1840 accepted as Rhyssoplax canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1840)
    » Species Chiton corallinus (Risso, 1826) accepted as Rhyssoplax corallina (Risso, 1826)
    » Species Chiton crawfordi Sykes, 1899 accepted as Rhyssoplax crawfordi (Sykes, 1899)
    » Species Chiton hululensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) accepted as Tegulaplax hululensis (E. A. Smith, 1903)
    » Species Chiton mauritianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
    » Species Chiton nigrovirescens Blainville, 1825 accepted as Radsia nigrovirescens (Blainville, 1825) (original combination)
    » Species Chiton olivaceus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax olivacea (Spengler, 1797)
      » Subspecies Chiton olivaceus affinis Issel, 1869 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) affinis Issel, 1869 (misinterpretation)
    » Species Chiton platei Thiele, 1909 accepted as Chiton (Tegulaplax) hululensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) (synonym (fide Leloup 1952))
    » Species Chiton politus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797)
    » Species Chiton tulipa Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797) (synonym (fide Kaas & Knudsen 1992))
  » Genus Radsia Gray, 1847
  » Genus Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893
  » Genus Sypharochiton Thiele, 1893
  » Genus Tegulaplax Iredale & Hull, 1926
Subfamily Toniciinae Pilsbry, 1893
  » Genus Lucilina Dall, 1882
    » Species Lucilina carnosa (Kaas, 1979)
    » Species Lucilina dilecta Thiele, 1911
    » Species Lucilina indica (Leloup, 1981)
    » Species Lucilina perligera Thiele, 1909
    » Species Lucilina sueziensis (Reeve, 1847)
  » Genus Onithochiton Gray, 1847
    » Species Onithochiton literatus (F. Krauss, 1848)
    » Species Onithochiton maillardi (Deshayes, 1863)
    » Species Onithochiton lyelli Sowerby, 1832 accepted as Onithochiton maillardi (Deshayes, 1863) (misinterpretation according to Kaas et al. 2006)
  » Genus Tonicia Gray, 1847
    » Species Tonicia scabiosus Leloup MS, Strack, 1993 (temporary name, manuscript name; remains unclear whether L. sueziensis or L. perligera was in Leloup's hand)
    » Subgenus Tonicia (Lucilina) Dall, 1882 accepted as Lucilina Dall, 1882
      » Species Tonicia (Lucilina) carnosa Kaas, 1979 accepted as Lucilina carnosa (Kaas, 1979) (basionym)
    » Species Tonicia costata Leloup MS, Mergner, 1979 accepted as Lucilina sueziensis (Reeve, 1847) (synonym (fide Strack 1993))
    » Species Tonicia dilecta ; mult. auct. accepted as Lucilina sueziensis (Reeve, 1847) (Red Sea record is L. sueziensis; but in SW Indian Ocean other species may be involved)
    » Species Tonicia indica Leloup, 1981 accepted as Tonicia (Lucilina) carnosa Kaas, 1979 (original combination)
    » Species Tonicia perligera (Thiele, 1909) accepted as Lucilina perligera Thiele, 1909 (incorrect placement)
    » Species Tonicia suezensis ; auct. accepted as Lucilina sueziensis (Reeve, 1847) (incorrect spelling)

Genus Onitochiton Rochebrune, 1884 accepted as Onithochiton Gray, 1847 (Spelling variation)
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Chitonidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2021) African Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas%20/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=64 on 2021-10-26
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2021). African Register of Marine Species. Chitonidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=64 on 2021-10-26
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-01-30 14:43:20Z
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basis of record Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
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