WoRMS taxon details

Chiton Linnaeus, 1758

137779  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137779)

accepted
Genus
Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Amaurochiton Thiele, 1893 · unaccepted (synonym)
Chiton (Chiton) Linnaeus, 1758 · alternate representation
Chiton (Lophyrus) Poli, 1791 · unaccepted (synonym)
Chiton (Sclerochiton) Dall, 1882 · unaccepted (invalid: junior homonym of...)  
invalid: junior homonym of Sclerochiton Kraatz, 1859 [Coleoptera]
Oscabrion "Herrmannsen, 1847" · unaccepted (synonym (refers to Oscabrion...)  
synonym (refers to Oscabrion Petiver, 1702)
Sclerochiton Dall, 1882 · unaccepted (invalid: junior homonym of...)  
invalid: junior homonym of Sclerochiton Kraatz, 1859 [Coleoptera]
Species Chiton albolineatus Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829
Species Chiton articulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832
Species Chiton barnesii Gray, 1828
Species Chiton ceylanicus E. A. Smith, 1904
Species Chiton connectens Thiele, 1909
Species Chiton cumingsii Frembly, 1827
Species Chiton glaucus Gray, 1828
Species Chiton granoradiatus Leloup, 1937
Species Chiton granosus Frembly, 1827
Species Chiton groschi Kaas, 1979
Species Chiton kaasi (Leloup, 1981)
Species Chiton laterorugosus Kaas, 1986
Species Chiton latricus Winckworth, 1930
Species Chiton magnificus Deshayes, 1827
Species Chiton marmoratus Gmelin, 1791
Species Chiton marquesanus Pilsbry, 1893
Species Chiton particolor (Hull, 1923)
Species Chiton squamosus Linnaeus, 1764
Species Chiton stokesii Broderip, 1832
Species Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Chiton virgulatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840
Species Chiton viridis Spengler, 1797

Subgenus Chiton (Acanthochaetes) [sic] accepted as Chiton (Acanthochites) Risso, 1826 accepted as Acanthochitona Gray, 1821 (misspelling)
Subgenus Chiton (Acanthochites) Risso, 1826 accepted as Acanthochitona Gray, 1821 (synonym)
Subgenus Chiton (Acanthochiton) Hermannsen, 1846 accepted as Acanthochitona Gray, 1821
Subgenus Chiton (Acanthopleura) Guilding, 1830 accepted as Acanthopleura Guilding, 1830
Subgenus Chiton (Ametrogephyrus) Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Cryptoplax Blainville, 1818 (a junior synonym)
Subgenus Chiton (Anthochiton) Thiele, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893
Subgenus Chiton (Aulacochiton) Shuttleworth, 1853 accepted as Lorica H. Adams & A. Adams, 1852
Subgenus Chiton (Callistochiton) P. P. Carpenter [in Dall], 1879 accepted as Callistochiton P. P. Carpenter [in Dall], 1879
Subgenus Chiton (Callochiton) Gray, 1847 accepted as Callochiton Gray, 1847
Subgenus Chiton (Chaetopleura) Shuttleworth, 1853 accepted as Chaetopleura (Chaetopleura) Shuttleworth, 1853 represented as Chaetopleura Shuttleworth, 1853 (original combination)
Subgenus Chiton (Chitonellus) Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Cryptoplax Blainville, 1818
Subgenus Chiton (Clathropleura) Tiberi, 1877 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) Thiele, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893 (synonym)
  » Species Chiton (Clathropleura) bellulus Thiele, 1909 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) coxi Pilsbry, 1894 accepted as Rhyssoplax coxi (Pilsbry, 1894)
  » Species Chiton (Clathropleura) bocki Bergenhayn, 1933 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) kurodai Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929 accepted as Rhyssoplax kurodai (Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929)
  » Species Chiton (Clathropleura) pacificus Thiele, 1909 accepted as Rhyssoplax perviridis (P. P. Carpenter, 1865)
  » Species Chiton (Clathropleura) peregrinus Thiele, 1909 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) peregrinus Thiele, 1909 accepted as Rhyssoplax peregrina (Thiele, 1909) (original combination)
  » Species Chiton (Clathropleura) rueppelli Thiele, 1909 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) maldivensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) accepted as Rhyssoplax maldivensis (E. A. Smith, 1903)
Subgenus Chiton (Craspedochiton) Shuttleworth, 1853 accepted as Craspedochiton Shuttleworth, 1853 (original rank)
Subgenus Chiton (Cryptochiton) Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Cryptochiton Middendorff, 1847 (original rank)
Subgenus Chiton (Cryptoplax) Blainville, 1818 accepted as Cryptoplax Blainville, 1818 (original combination)
Subgenus Chiton (Dichachiton) Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Cryptoplax Blainville, 1818 (a junior synonym)
Subgenus Chiton (Eudoxochiton) Shuttleworth, 1853 accepted as Eudoxochiton Shuttleworth, 1853 (original combination)
Subgenus Chiton (Hamachiton) Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Acanthochitona Gray, 1821 (a junior synonym)
Subgenus Chiton (Hanleya) Gray, 1857 accepted as Hanleya Gray, 1857
Subgenus Chiton (Ischnochiton) J. E. Gray, 1847 accepted as Ischnochiton J. E. Gray, 1847 (superseded rank)
  » Species Chiton (Ischnochiton) caribbaeorum E. A. Smith, 1890 accepted as Ischnochiton striolatus (Gray, 1828)
  » Species Chiton (Ischnochiton) curtisianus E. A. Smith, 1884 accepted as Squamopleura curtisiana (E. A. Smith, 1884) (original combination)
  » Species Chiton (Ischnochiton) imitator E. A. Smith, 1881 accepted as Ischnochiton stramineus (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) (synonym)
  » Species Chiton (Ischnochiton) lateritius Shuttleworth, 1853 accepted as Ischnochiton erythronotus (C. B. Adams, 1845)
  » Species Chiton (Ischnochiton) lutulatus Shuttleworth, 1853 accepted as Ischnochiton striolatus (Gray, 1828)
  » Species Chiton (Ischnochiton) yerburyi E. A. Smith, 1891 accepted as Ischnochiton (Ischnochiton) yerburyi (E. A. Smith, 1891) represented as Ischnochiton yerburyi (E. A. Smith, 1891) (basionym)
Subgenus Chiton (Ischnoradsia) Shuttleworth, 1853 accepted as Ischnochiton (Ischnoradsia) Shuttleworth, 1853 represented as Ischnochiton J. E. Gray, 1847 (original combination)
Subgenus Chiton (Lepidopleura) accepted as Lepidopleurus Risso, 1826
Subgenus Chiton (Leptochiton) Gray, 1847 accepted as Leptochiton Gray, 1847
  » Species Chiton (Leptochiton) comptus A. Gould, 1859 accepted as Ischnochiton (Haploplax) comptus (A. Gould, 1859) represented as Ischnochiton comptus (A. Gould, 1859) (original combination)
  » Species Chiton (Leptochiton) concinnus Gould, 1859 accepted as Leptochiton hakodatensis (Thiele, 1909) (invalid: junior homonym of Chiton concinnus G. B. Sowerby, 1840: Lepidopleurus hakodatensis THiele, 1909 is a replacement name)
  » Species Chiton (Leptochiton) craticulatus Gould, 1859 accepted as Lepidozona craticulata (Gould, 1859) (original combination)
  » Species Chiton (Leptochiton) jacobaeus Gould, 1859 accepted as Callistochiton jacobaeus (Gould, 1859) (original combination)
Subgenus Chiton (Lophyrus) Poli, 1791 accepted as Chiton Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Subgenus Chiton (Mopalia) Gray, 1847 accepted as Mopalia Gray, 1847
Subgenus Chiton (Mucrosquama) Iredale & Hull, 1926 accepted as Mucrosquama Iredale & Hull, 1926
Subgenus Chiton (Onithochiton) Gray, 1847 accepted as Onithochiton Gray, 1847
Subgenus Chiton (Phaenochiton) Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Cryptoplax Blainville, 1818 (objective synonym)
Subgenus Chiton (Platysemus) Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Acanthochitona Gray, 1821 (synonym)
Subgenus Chiton (Plaxiphora) Gray, 1847 accepted as Plaxiphora Gray, 1847
Subgenus Chiton (Radsia) Gray, 1847 accepted as Radsia Gray, 1847
Subgenus Chiton (Rhyssoplax) Thiele, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax Thiele, 1893
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) aereus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Rhyssoplax aerea (Reeve, 1847)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) affinis Issel, 1869 accepted as Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) baliensis (Bullock, 1989) accepted as Rhyssoplax baliensis Bullock, 1989
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) barnardi Ashby, 1931 accepted as Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) bednalli Pilsbry, 1895 accepted as Rhyssoplax bednalli (Pilsbry, 1895)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) bullocki (Sirenko, 2012) accepted as Rhyssoplax bullocki Sirenko, 2012
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) burmanus P. P. Carpenter, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax burmana (P. P. Carpenter, 1893)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) calliozonus Pilsbry, 1894 accepted as Rhyssoplax calliozona (Pilsbry, 1894)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) canaliculatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax canaliculata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
  » 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) corypheus Hedley & Hull, 1912 accepted as Rhyssoplax coryphea (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) coxi Pilsbry, 1894 accepted as Rhyssoplax coxi (Pilsbry, 1894)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) crawfordi Sykes, 1899 accepted as Rhyssoplax crawfordi (Sykes, 1899)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) densiliratus P. P. Carpenter, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax densilirata (P. P. Carpenter, 1893)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) diaphorus (Iredale & May, 1916) accepted as Rhyssoplax diaphora Iredale & May, 1916
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) discolor Souverbie, 1866 accepted as Rhyssoplax discolor (Souverbie, 1866) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) ectypus (Rochebrune, 1884) accepted as Rhyssoplax ectypa (Rochebrune, 1884)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) exasperatus (Iredale, 1914) accepted as Rhyssoplax exasperata Iredale, 1914
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) excellens (Iredale & Hull, 1926) accepted as Rhyssoplax pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) exoptandus Bednall, 1897 accepted as Rhyssoplax exoptanda (Bednall, 1897)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) fosteri Bullock, 1972 accepted as Rhyssoplax fosteri (Bullock, 1972)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) funereus Hedley & Hull, 1912 accepted as Rhyssoplax funerea (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) heterodon (Pilsbry, 1893) accepted as Rhyssoplax heterodon (Pilsbry, 1893)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) jugosus Gould, 1846 accepted as Rhyssoplax jugosa (Gould, 1846)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) kimberi Ashby, 1928 accepted as Rhyssoplax kimberi (Ashby, 1928)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) komaianus Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929 accepted as Rhyssoplax komaiana (Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) kurodai Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929 accepted as Rhyssoplax kurodai (Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) linsleyi (Burghardt, 1973) accepted as Rhyssoplax linsleyi Burghardt, 1973
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) maldivensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) accepted as Rhyssoplax maldivensis (E. A. Smith, 1903)
  » 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) oruktus Maughan, 1900 accepted as Rhyssoplax orukta (Maughan, 1900)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) peregrinus Thiele, 1909 accepted as Rhyssoplax peregrina (Thiele, 1909)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) perviridis P. P. Carpenter, 1865 accepted as Rhyssoplax perviridis (P. P. Carpenter, 1865)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) phaseolinus Monterosato, 1879 accepted as Rhyssoplax phaseolina (Monterosato, 1879)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) politus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) pulcherrimus G. B. Sowerby II, 1842 accepted as Rhyssoplax pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby II, 1842)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) pulvinatus P. P. Carpenter, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax pulvinata (P. P. Carpenter, 1893)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) rapaitiensis Schwabe & Lozouet, 2006 accepted as Rhyssoplax rapaitiensis (Schwabe & Lozouet, 2006)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) rhynchotus (Rochebrune, 1884) accepted as Rhyssoplax rhynchota (Rochebrune, 1884)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) salihafui Bullock, 1972 accepted as Rhyssoplax salihafui (Bullock, 1972)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) speciosus Nierstrasz, 1905 accepted as Rhyssoplax speciosa (Nierstrasz, 1905)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) stangeri Reeve, 1847 accepted as Rhyssoplax stangeri (Reeve, 1847)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) subassimilis Souverbie, 1866 accepted as Rhyssoplax subassimilis (Souverbie, 1866)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) tectiformis (Is. Taki, 1938) accepted as Rhyssoplax tectiformis Is. Taki, 1938
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) torrianus Hedley & Hull, 1910 accepted as Rhyssoplax torriana (Hedley & Hull, 1910)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) translucens Hedley & Hull, 1909 accepted as Rhyssoplax translucens (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) tricostalis Pilsbry, 1894 accepted as Rhyssoplax tricostalis (Pilsbry, 1894)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) tulipa Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax polita (Spengler, 1797)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) vauclusensis Hedley & Hull, 1909 accepted as Rhyssoplax vauclusensis (Hedley & Hull, 1912)
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) venustus (Hull, 1923) accepted as Rhyssoplax venusta Hull, 1923
  » Species Chiton (Rhyssoplax) whitleyi (Iredale & Hull, 1932) accepted as Rhyssoplax whitleyi Iredale & Hull, 1932
Subgenus Chiton (Sclerochiton) Dall, 1882 accepted as Chiton Linnaeus, 1758 (invalid: junior homonym of Sclerochiton Kraatz, 1859 [Coleoptera])
  » Species Chiton (Sclerochiton) miles Pilsbry, 1893 accepted as Squamopleura miles (Pilsbry, 1893) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Subgenus Chiton (Stenosemus) Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Stenosemus Middendorff, 1847
Subgenus Chiton (Symmetrogephyrus) Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Amicula J. E. Gray, 1847 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Subgenus Chiton (Sypharochiton) Thiele, 1893 accepted as Sypharochiton Thiele, 1893
Subgenus Chiton (Tegulaplax) Iredale & Hull, 1926 accepted as Tegulaplax Iredale & Hull, 1926
Subgenus Chiton (Tonicia) Gray, 1847 accepted as Tonicia Gray, 1847
Species Chiton abyssorum G. O. Sars, 1878 accepted as Hanleya hanleyi (W. Bean, 1844)
Species Chiton achatinus T. Brown, 1827 accepted as Callochiton septemvalvis (Montagu, 1803) (synonym)
Species Chiton acutiliratus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Ischnoplax pectinata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840)
Species Chiton acutirostratus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Notoplax acutirostrata (Reeve, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton acutus P. P. Carpenter, 1855 accepted as Mopalia acuta (P. P. Carpenter, 1855) (original combination)
Species Chiton adelaidensis Reeve, 1847 accepted as Ischnochiton (Haploplax) adelaidensis (Reeve, 1847) represented as Ischnochiton adelaidensis (Reeve, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton aereus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) aereus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Rhyssoplax aerea (Reeve, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton affinis Issel, 1869 accepted as Rhyssoplax affinis (Issel, 1869) (original combination)
Species Chiton alatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 accepted as Stenoplax (Stenoplax) alata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1841) represented as Stenoplax alata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1841) (original combination)
Species Chiton albidus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Plaxiphora (Plaxiphora) albida (Blainville, 1825) represented as Plaxiphora albida (Blainville, 1825) (original combination)
Species Chiton albrechtii Schrenck, 1863 accepted as Tripoplax albrechtii (Schrenck, 1863) (original combination)
Species Chiton albus Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Stenosemus albus (Linnaeus, 1767) (original combination)
Species Chiton albus sensu Barbut, 1788 not Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Dinoplax gigas (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Chiton algesirensis Capellini, 1859 accepted as Leptochiton algesirensis (Capellini, 1859) (original combination)
Species Chiton alveolus Lovén, 1846 accepted as Belknapchiton alveolus (Lovén, 1846) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Chiton amiculatus Pallas, 1787 accepted as Amicula amiculata (Pallas, 1787) (original combination)
Species Chiton angulatus Spengler, 1797 accepted as Chaetopleura (Chaetopleura) angulata (Spengler, 1797) represented as Chaetopleura angulata (Spengler, 1797) (original combination)
Species Chiton angusticostatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Chiton mauritianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
Species Chiton angustus Clessin, 1904 accepted as Stenoplax limaciformis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832)
Species Chiton antiquus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Callistochiton antiquus (Reeve, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton aorangi Creese & O'Neill, 1987 accepted as Sypharochiton aorangi (Creese & O'Neill, 1987) (original combination)
Species Chiton apiculatus Say in Conrad, 1834 accepted as Chaetopleura (Chaetopleura) apiculata (Say in Conrad, 1834) represented as Chaetopleura apiculata (Say, 1834) (original combination)
Species Chiton apparata Angas, 1867 accepted as Calloplax janeirensis (Gray, 1828)
Species Chiton aquatilis Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chiton glaucus Gray, 1828
Species Chiton arbutum Reeve, 1847 accepted as Ischnochiton (Haploplax) arbutum (Reeve, 1847) represented as Ischnochiton arbutum (Reeve, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton arcticus (G. O. Sars, 1878) accepted as Leptochiton arcticus (G. O. Sars, 1878) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton argyrostictus Philippi, 1845 accepted as Tonicia argyrosticta (Philippi, 1845)
Species Chiton aselloides R. T. Lowe, 1825 accepted as Stenosemus albus (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Chiton asellus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Leptochiton asellus (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
Species Chiton ashbyi Barnard, 1963 accepted as Callistochiton ashbyi (Barnard, 1963) (original combination)
Species Chiton asperrimus Couthouy, 1852 accepted as Chaetopleura (Chaetopleura) asperrima (Couthouy MS, A. Gould, 1852) represented as Chaetopleura asperrima (A. Gould, 1852) (original combination)
Species Chiton assimilis Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Chiton astriger Reeve, 1847 accepted as Acanthochitona astrigera (Reeve, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton atratus G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 accepted as Tonicia atrata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840) (original combination)
Species Chiton auratus Spalowsky, 1795 accepted as Plaxiphora (Plaxiphora) aurata (Spalowsky, 1795) represented as Plaxiphora aurata (Spalowsky, 1795) (original combination)
Species Chiton aureomaculatus Bednall & Matthews, 1906 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) tricostalis Pilsbry, 1894 accepted as Rhyssoplax tricostalis (Pilsbry, 1894)
Species Chiton aureus [sic] accepted as Plaxiphora aurata (Spalowsky, 1795) (misspelling of original species name, Chiton auratus Spalowsky, 1795)
Species Chiton australis G. B. Sowerby II, 1833 accepted as Ischnochiton (Ischnoradsia) australis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840) represented as Ischnochiton australis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840) (original combination)
Species Chiton baliensis (Bullock, 1989) accepted as Rhyssoplax baliensis Bullock, 1989
Species Chiton barnardi Ashby, 1931 accepted as Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
Species Chiton bednalli Pilsbry, 1895 accepted as Rhyssoplax bednalli (Pilsbry, 1895) (original combination)
Species Chiton bergoti Vélain, 1877 accepted as Ischnochiton (Ischnochiton) bergoti (Vélain, 1877) represented as Ischnochiton bergoti (Vélain, 1877) (original combination)
Species Chiton bicolor Spengler, 1797 accepted as Callochiton dentatus (Spengler, 1797)
Species Chiton bicostatus d'Orbigny, 1841 accepted as Callistochiton pulchellus (Gray, 1828)
Species Chiton bipunctatus Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 accepted as Chiton squamosus Linnaeus, 1764
Species Chiton bipunctatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 accepted as Cyanoplax beanii (P. P. Carpenter, 1857) (homonym)
Species Chiton biramosus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Plaxiphora (Plaxiphora) biramosa (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835) represented as Plaxiphora biramosa (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835) (original combination)
Species Chiton bistriatus W. Wood, 1815 accepted as Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Chiton blainvillii Broderip, 1832 accepted as Placiphorella blainvillii (Broderip, 1832) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton borbonicus Deshayes, 1863 accepted as Acanthopleura brevispinosa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840) accepted as Acanthopleura testudo (Spengler, 1797)
Species Chiton boucheti Kaas, 1989 accepted as Tegulaplax boucheti (Kaas, 1989) (original combination)
Species Chiton bowenii P. P. King, 1832 accepted as Chiton magnificus Deshayes, 1827
Species Chiton brandtii Middendorff, 1847 accepted as Schizoplax brandtii (Middendorff, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton brevispinosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 accepted as Acanthopleura brevispinosa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840) accepted as Acanthopleura testudo (Spengler, 1797) (original combination)
Species Chiton bruguieri Potiez & Michaud, 1838 accepted as Tonicia chilensis (Frembly, 1827)
Species Chiton bullocki (Sirenko, 2012) accepted as Rhyssoplax bullocki Sirenko, 2012
Species Chiton burmanus P. P. Carpenter, 1893 accepted as Rhyssoplax burmana (P. P. Carpenter, 1893) (original combination)
Species Chiton caelatus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Plaxiphora (Plaxiphora) caelata (Reeve, 1847) represented as Plaxiphora caelata (Reeve, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton cajetanus Poli, 1791 accepted as Lepidopleurus cajetanus (Poli, 1791) (original combination)
Species Chiton californicus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Nuttallina californica (Reeve, 1847) (original combination)
Species Chiton californicus Prescott, 1864 accepted as Cryptochiton stelleri (Middendorff, 1847)
Species Chiton caliginosus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton calliozonus Pilsbry, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton canaliculatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton canariensis d'Orbigny, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton cancellatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton capensis Gray, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton caprearum Scacchi, 1836 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton carinulatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton carmichaelis W. Wood, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton carnosus Angas, 1867 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton castaneus W. Wood, 1815 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton castaneus Gould, 1852 (unaccepted, invalid: junior primary homonym of Chiton castaneus W. Wood, 1815)
Species Chiton castaneus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Chiton castaneus W. Wood, 1815)
Species Chiton castus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton catenulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton cerasinus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton chemnitzii Pfeiffer, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton chilensis Frembly, 1827 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton chiloensis G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton chitonellus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton chlamys Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton ciliatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton cimex Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton cimicinus Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton cimicoides Monterosato, 1879 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton cimolius Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton cinereus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton cinereus Linnaeus, 1767 sensu O. Fabricius, 1780 (unaccepted, misapplication)
Species Chiton cinereus Linnaeus, 1767 sensu Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, misapplication)
Species Chiton cinereus Linnaeus, 1767 sensu Poli, 1791 (unaccepted, misapplication)
Species Chiton circellatus A. Adams & Reeve MS, Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton circumvallatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton clathratus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton clavatus Suter, 1907 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton coarctatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton colliei Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton colubrifer Reeve, 1848 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton columbiensis G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton concentricus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton concentricus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton concinnus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton confossus A. Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton constanti Vélain, 1877 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton contractus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton convexus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton coquimbensis Frembly, 1827 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton corallinus (Risso, 1826) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton coreanicus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton coronatus Locard, 1898 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton corrugatus Reeve, 1848 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton corypheus Hedley & Hull, 1912 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton costatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton costatus C. B. Adams, 1845 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton coxi Pilsbry, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton cranchianus Leach, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton crassus Clessin, 1903 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton crawfordi Sykes, 1899 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton crenulatus Broderip, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton crinitus Pennant, 1777 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton crispus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton crocinus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton cruciformis G. B. Sowerby I, 1823 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton cumingii Frembly, 1827 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton cunninghami Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton cyaneopunctatus Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton decipiens Tiberi, 1877 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton decussatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton defilippii Tapparone Canefri, 1874 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton densiliratus P. P. Carpenter, 1893 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton dentatus Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton dentiens A. Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton diaphorus (Iredale & May, 1916) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton dieffenbachii Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton dimorphus Rochebrune, 1889 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton discolor Souverbie, 1866 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton discors Maton & Rackett, 1807 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton discrepans T. Brown, 1827 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton disjunctus Frembly, 1827 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton dispar G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton dissimilis Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton divergens Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton doriae Capellini, 1859 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton echinatus Barnes, 1824 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton echinotus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton ectypus (Rochebrune, 1884) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton elegans Frembly, 1827 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Chiton elegans Blainville, 1825)
Species Chiton elenensis G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton elongatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Chiton elongatus Blainville, 1825)
Species Chiton elongatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton emersonianus Gould, 1841 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton emersonii Couthouy, 1838 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton empleurus Hutton, 1872 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton erythronotus C. B. Adams, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton eschscholtzii Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton estuarii Brusina, 1870 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton euplaeae O. G. Costa, 1830 (unaccepted, nomen dubium)
Species Chiton evanidus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton exasperatus (Iredale, 1914) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton exiguus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton exoptandus Bednall, 1897 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton fasciatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton fasciatus W. Wood, 1815 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton fascicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton fastigiatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton ferrugineus Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton flavescens P. P. Carpenter, 1867 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton flemingius Leach, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton floccatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1842 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton foliatus T. Brown, 1818 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton formosus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton fortiliratus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton fosteri Bullock, 1972 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton foveolatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton freelandi Forbes, 1844 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton frembleii Broderip, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton fruticosus A. Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton fulgetrum Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton fuliginatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton fulminatus Couthouy, 1838 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton fulvus W. Wood, 1815 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton funereus Hedley & Hull, 1912 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton furtivus Monterosato, 1879 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton fuscatus Leach, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton fuscatus T. Brown, 1827 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton gaimardi Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton garnoti Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton gemmatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton georgianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton gigas Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton glaber Clessin, 1903 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton glaucus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton goodallii Broderip, 1832 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton gracilis Jeffreys, 1859 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton graniferus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton granulatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton grayii G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton guildingii Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton hanleyi W. Bean, 1844 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton hartwegii P. P. Carpenter, 1855 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton hennahi Gray, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton heterodon (Pilsbry, 1893) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton hindsii Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton hirsutus Deshayes, 1827 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton hirtosus Péron MS, Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton hirudiniformis G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton howensis Hedley & Hull, 1912 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton hullianus Iredale, 1910 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton hululensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton huttoni Suter, 1906 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton iatricus Winckworth, 1930 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton illuminatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton imbricatus Nierstrasz, 1905 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton imitator E. A. Smith, 1881 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton inca d'Orbigny, 1841 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton incanus Gould, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton incarnatus Reeve, 1848 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton incii Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton incisus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton incompletus Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton inconspicuus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
Species Chiton indus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, possible synonym)
Species Chiton inornatus Tenison Woods, 1881 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton inquinatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton insculptus Souverbie, 1866 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton insculptus A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton insignis Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton interstinctus Gould, 1852 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton isabellei d'Orbigny, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton islandicus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton janeirensis Gray, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton japonicus Lischke, 1873 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton jaspideus Gould, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton jayi DeKay, 1843 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton jugosus Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton kimberi Ashby, 1928 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton komaianus Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton kurodai Is. Taki & Iw. Taki, 1929 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton labeculatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton laevigatus J. Fleming, 1813 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton laevigatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton laevis Pennant, 1777 sensu Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lamellosus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lamyi Dupuis, 1918 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton laqueatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1842 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton larvaeformis Burrow, 1815 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton latus Leach, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton latus R. T. Lowe, 1825 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton latus G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 (unaccepted, invalid: not Lowe, 1825)
Species Chiton leachi Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton lentiginosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lepidus Gould, 1859 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton lignosus Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton limaciformis G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton limans Pilsbry, 1893 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton limans Sykes, 1896 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton lindholmii Schrenck, 1863 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lineatus W. Wood, 1815 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lineolatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lineolatus Frembly, 1827 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Chiton lineolatus Blainville, 1825; Tonicia fremblyana is a replacement name)
Species Chiton linsleyi (Burghardt, 1973) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton literatus Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lividus Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton longicymba Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, Invalid as preoccupied by Blainville, 1825. Ischnochiton maorianus Iredale, 1914 is replacement name)
Species Chiton longicymba Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton loochooanus Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton ludwigi Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton lugubris Gould, 1859 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton luridus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lusitanicus Tilesius, 1802 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton luteolus W. Wood, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton luzonicus G. B. Sowerby II, 1842 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton lyellii G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton lyratus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton macgillivrayi A. Adams, 1855 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton magdalenensis Hinds, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton maillardi Deshayes, 1863 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton maldivensis (E. A. Smith, 1903) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton marginatus Pennant, 1777 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton marmoreus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton marmoreus O. Fabricius, 1780 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton mauritianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton mediterraneus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton meneghinii Capellini, 1859 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton merckii Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton mertensii Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton metallicus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton middendorffii Schrenck, 1862 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton milleri Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton miltoplax Rehder, 1932 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton miniaceus Pilsbry, 1893 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton minimus Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton minimus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton minimus Monterosato, 1878 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton montereyensis P. P. Carpenter, 1855 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton monticularis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton montrouzieri Souverbie, 1873 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton mulicostatus C. B. Adams, 1845 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton multimaculatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton muricatus A. Adams, 1852 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Chiton muricatus Tilesius, 1824)
Species Chiton murrayi Haddon, 1886 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton muscarius Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton muscosus Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton nagelfar Lovén, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton niger Barnes, 1824 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton nigrovirescens Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton novaehollandiae Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton nuttalli P. P. Carpenter, 1855 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton obscurellus Souverbie, 1866 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton obscurus G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton occidentalis Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton oculatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton olivaceus Frembly, 1827 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton olivaceus Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton oniscus Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton onyx Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton oruktus Maughan, 1900 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton oryza Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton pachylasmae Monterosato, 1879 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton pallasii Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted, a junior synonym)
Species Chiton pallidulus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton papilio Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton papillosus C. B. Adams, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton patulus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton pectinatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton pelliserpentis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton penicillatus Deshayes, 1863 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton peregrinus Thiele, 1909 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton perpunctatus Suter, 1906 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
Species Chiton pertusus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton peruvianus Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton perviridis P. P. Carpenter, 1865 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton petaloides Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton petasus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton petholatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton phaseolinus Monterosato, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton philippii Issel, 1870 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton piceus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton pictus W. Bean, 1844 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton pictus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton pictus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton picus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton planatus Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton platei Thiele, 1909 (unaccepted, synonym (fide Leloup 1952))
Species Chiton platessa Gould, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton polii Deshayes, 1835 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton polii Philippi, 1836 (unaccepted, preoccupied by Chiton polii Deshayes, 1833)
Species Chiton politus Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton porosus Blainville MS, Burrow, 1815 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton porphyreticus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton porphyrius G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton productus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton proprius Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton proteus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton pruinosus A. Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton pulchellus Gray, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton pulchellus Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted, junior homonym of Chiton pulchellus Gray, 1828)
Species Chiton pulcher (Kaas, 1991) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton pulcherrimus G. B. Sowerby II, 1842 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton pulvinatus P. P. Carpenter, 1893 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton punctulatissimus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton puniceus Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton purpurascens C. B. Adams, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton pusillus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton pusio G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton pustulatus Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton quercinus Gould, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton quinquivalvis T. Brown, 1823 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton quoyi Deshayes, 1836 (unaccepted, unnecessary replacement name for Chiton viridis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
Species Chiton rapaitiensis Schwabe & Lozouet, 2006 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton rarinota Jeffreys, 1883 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton raripilosus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton regularis P. P. Carpenter, 1855 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton reticulatus Nierstrasz, 1905 (unaccepted, primary homonym of Chiton reticulatus Reeve, 1847; Rhyssoplax nierstrasziana Kaas, 1957 is a replacement name)
Species Chiton retusus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton reussi Prochazka, 1895 (unaccepted, junior homonym of Chiton reussi Rolle, 1862)
Species Chiton rhynchotus (Rochebrune, 1884) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton rissoi Payraudeau, 1826 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton roseus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, homonym)
Species Chiton rubellus Nardo, 1847 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton rubellus Pilsbry, 1893 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton ruber Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton rubicundus O. G. Costa, 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton rubiginosus (F. W. Hutton, 1872) (unaccepted, unaccepted combination)
Species Chiton rubrolineatus Lischke, 1873 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton rudis Hutton, 1872 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton rugosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton rugulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton rusticus Deshayes, 1863 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton sagrinatus Couthouy, 1838 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton salamander Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton salihafui Bullock, 1972 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton sanguineus Deshayes, 1863 (unaccepted, homonym)
Species Chiton scaber Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Chiton scaber Blainville, 1825)
Species Chiton scabriculus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton scabridus Jeffreys, 1880 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton scarabaeus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton scoticus Leach, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton scrobiculatus Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton scutiger Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton scytodesma Scacchi, 1836 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Chiton segmentatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton semilaevis Pilsbry, 1893 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton septemvalvis Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton setiger P. P. King, 1832 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton setosus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton shirleyi Iredale, 1914 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton siculoides E. A. Smith, 1891 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton siculus Gray, 1828 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton simpsonii Gray, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton sinclairi Gray, 1843 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton sitchensis Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted, a junior synonym)
Species Chiton sitkensis Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton sowerbianus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton sowerbyanus Clessin, 1904 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton speciosus Nierstrasz, 1905 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton spengleri Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton spiculosus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton spiniferus Frembly, 1827 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton spiniger G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton spinosetatus Bergenhayn, 1930 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton spinosus Bruguière, 1792 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton spinulosus Gray, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton squalidus C. B. Adams, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton squammulosus Dollfus, 1883 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton squamosum Linnaeus, 1764 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton squamulosus C. B. Adams, 1845 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton stangeri Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton stelleri Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton stigma O. G. Costa, 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton stramineus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton striatus Brusina, 1870 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton striatus Barnes, 1824 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton striatus Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton striolatus Gray, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton subassimilis Souverbie, 1866 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton subcajetanus d'Orbigny, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton subfuscus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton subgigas Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton submarmoreus Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton sueurii Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton sueziensis Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton sulcatus W. Wood, 1815 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton suteri Iredale, 1910 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton swainsoni G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton tasmanicus Paetel, 1887 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton tectiformis (Is. Taki, 1938) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton tehuelchus d'Orbigny, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton tenuistriatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton tessellatus W. Wood, 1815 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton testudo Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton textilis J. E. Gray, 1828 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Chiton tigrinus Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chiton tigris Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton torri Suter, 1907 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton torri Hedley & Hull, 1909 (unaccepted, homonym)
Species Chiton torrianus Hedley & Hull, 1910 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton translucens Hedley & Hull, 1909 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton tricostalis Pilsbry, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton truncatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton tuberculatus Leach, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton tuberculosus Souverbie, 1866 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton tulipa Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, synonym (fide Kaas & Knudsen 1992))
Species Chiton tunicatus W. Wood, 1815 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton tuticorinensis Ray & Roychoudhury, 1968 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton undatus Spengler, 1797 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton undulatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Chiton undulatus Fischer von Waldheim, 1807)
Species Chiton undulatus Olfers, 1818 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton undulatus Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton ustulatus Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton vangoethemi Leloup, 1981 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton variegatus Leach, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton variegatus Philippi, 1836 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Chiton variegatus Röding, 1798)
Species Chiton variegatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton vauclusensis Hedley & Hull, 1909 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton velatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1833 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Chiton venustus (Hull, 1923) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton verconis Torr & Ashby, 1898 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton versicolor A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton versicolor G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton vespertinus A. Gould, 1852 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton vestitus Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton violaceus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton virgatus Reeve, 1848 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton viridis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton viridulus Couthouy, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton volvox Reeve, 1847 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton wahlbergi Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton wallacei Winckworth, 1927 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton watsoni G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton whitleyi (Iredale & Hull, 1932) (unaccepted)
Species Chiton woodii Clessin, 1903 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton wosnessenskii Middendorff, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Chiton zelandicus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Chiton zschaui Pfeffer, 1886 (unaccepted, original combination)

Subgenus Chiton (Chiton) Linnaeus, 1758 (alternate representation)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) aorangi Creese & O'Neill, 1987 accepted as Sypharochiton aorangi (Creese & O'Neill, 1987)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) barnardi Ashby, 1931 accepted as Rhyssoplax barnardi (Ashby, 1931)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) bowenii P. P. King, 1832 accepted as Chiton magnificus Deshayes, 1827
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) fosteri Bullock, 1972 accepted as Rhyssoplax fosteri (Bullock, 1972)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) lyratus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) canariensis d'Orbigny, 1840 accepted as Rhyssoplax canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1840) (junior synonym, based on re-examination of type material)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) mauritianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Chiton mauritianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Rhyssoplax mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) nigrovirescens Blainville, 1825 accepted as Radsia nigrovirescens (Blainville, 1825)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) pelliserpentis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Sypharochiton pelliserpentis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1835)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) salihafui Bullock, 1972 accepted as Rhyssoplax salihafui (Bullock, 1972)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) speciosus Nierstrasz, 1905 accepted as Chiton (Rhyssoplax) speciosus Nierstrasz, 1905 accepted as Rhyssoplax speciosa (Nierstrasz, 1905) (original combination)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) themeropis (Iredale, 1914) accepted as Sypharochiton themeropis Iredale, 1914
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) torri Suter, 1907 accepted as Sypharochiton torri (Suter, 1907)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) albolineatus Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 represented as Chiton albolineatus Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) articulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 represented as Chiton articulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1832
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) barnesii Gray, 1828 represented as Chiton barnesii Gray, 1828
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) ceylanicus E. A. Smith, 1904 represented as Chiton ceylanicus E. A. Smith, 1904
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) connectens Thiele, 1909 represented as Chiton connectens Thiele, 1909
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) cumingsii Frembly, 1827 represented as Chiton cumingsii Frembly, 1827
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) glaucus Gray, 1828 represented as Chiton glaucus Gray, 1828
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) granoradiatus Leloup, 1937 represented as Chiton granoradiatus Leloup, 1937
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) granosus Frembly, 1827 represented as Chiton granosus Frembly, 1827
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) groschi Kaas, 1979 represented as Chiton groschi Kaas, 1979
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) kaasi (Leloup, 1981) represented as Chiton kaasi (Leloup, 1981)
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) laterorugosus Kaas, 1986 represented as Chiton laterorugosus Kaas, 1986
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) magnificus Deshayes, 1827 represented as Chiton magnificus Deshayes, 1827
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) marmoratus Gmelin, 1791 represented as Chiton marmoratus Gmelin, 1791
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) marquesanus Pilsbry, 1893 represented as Chiton marquesanus Pilsbry, 1893
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) squamosus Linnaeus, 1764 represented as Chiton squamosus Linnaeus, 1764
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) stokesii Broderip, 1832 represented as Chiton stokesii Broderip, 1832
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) virgulatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 represented as Chiton virgulatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840
  » Species Chiton (Chiton) viridis Spengler, 1797 represented as Chiton viridis Spengler, 1797

Species Chiton aculeatus Linnaeus, 1758 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Chiton alternatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton cingillatus Reeve, 1847 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Chiton clypeus Blainville, 1825 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Chiton cymbiola G. B. Sowerby II, 1833 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton danielli G. B. Sowerby II, 1833 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton excavatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton fimbriatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton hastatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton hispidus Linnaeus, 1758 (uncertain > unassessed)
Species Chiton mendicarius Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842 (uncertain > nomen dubium, uncertain synonym)
Species Chiton multicostatus C. B. Adams, 1845 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Chiton muricatus Tilesius, 1824 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Chiton punctatus Linnaeus, 1758 (uncertain > unassessed)
Species Chiton rugulosus G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent literature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton scaber Blainville, 1825 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Chiton sculptus G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton tuberculiferus G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Chiton undulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1839 (uncertain > nomen dubium, original combination)
Species Chiton varius G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
masculine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 667 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Chiton Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137779 on 2022-12-01
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 667 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Sclerochiton Dall, 1882) Dall, W. H. (1882). On the genera of chitons. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 4: 279-291., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15663439
page(s): 284, 287.; note: No included species. [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/ocrd/254404.pdf [details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
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