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Lepidochitona  Gray, 1821
Taxonomic Serial No.: 78878

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Basiliochiton Berry, 1918
 
    Cyanoplax Pilsbry, 1892
 
    Spongioradsia Pilsbry, 1894
 
    Dendrochiton Berry, 1911
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2000   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumLophozoa   
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassPolyplacophora Blainvillle, 1816 – chíton, poliplacoforo, quíton  
                   SubclassNeoloricata   
                      OrderChitonida   
                         SuborderIschnochitonina Bergenhayn, 1930  
                            FamilyIschnochitonidae Dall, 1889  
                               GenusLepidochitona Gray, 1821  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Lepidochitona aleutica (Dall, 1879)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona beanii (Carpenter, 1864)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona berryana Eernisse, 1986  
                                  Species Lepidochitona caverna Eernisse, 1986  
                                  Species Lepidochitona cinerea (Linnaeus, 1767)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona dentiens (Gould, 1846)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona fernaldi Eernisse, 1986  
                                  Species Lepidochitona flectens (Carpenter, 1864)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona gothica (Carpenter, 1864)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona hartwegii (Carpenter, 1855)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona keepiana S. S. Berry, 1948  
                                  Species Lepidochitona liozonis (Dall and Simpson, 1901) – Caribbean red chiton 
                                  Species Lepidochitona lowei (Pilsbry, 1918)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona semilirata (S. S. Berry, 1927)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona sharpeii   
                                  Species Lepidochitona thamnopora (S. S. Berry, 1911)  
                                  Species Lepidochitona thomasi (Pilsbry, 1898)  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Lepidochitona   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kaas, P. and R. A. Van Belle  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of Living Chitons (Mollusca, Polyplacophora). Second, revised edition.   
  Page(s): 204   
  Publisher: Backhuys Publishers   
  Publication Place: Leiden, The Netherlands   
  ISBN/ISSN: 90-73348-93-5   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lepidochitona   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lepidochitona   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vaught, K. C. / Abbott, Robert T. and Kenneth J. Boss  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A classification of the living Mollusca   
  Page(s): xii+195   
  Publisher: American Malacologists, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Melbourne, FL, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-915826-22-4   
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  Reference for: Lepidochitona   
       

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