Taxon profile


Chiton corallinus (Risso, 1826)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Polyplacophora - chitons »  order Ischnochitonina »  family Chitonidae »  genus Chiton

Scientific synonyms

Lepidopleurus corallinus Risso, 1826
Rhyssoplax corallina (Risso, 1826)
Chiton (Rhyssoplax) corallinus (Risso, 1826)
Chiton freelandi Forbes, 1844
Chiton philippii Issel, 1870
Chiton pulchellus Philippi, 1844
Chiton rubellus Pilsbry, 1893
Chiton rubicundus O. G. Costa, 1830


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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Chiton corallinus Risso, 1826]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Chiton corallinus (Risso, 1826)]
EN Petović S., Gvozdenović S., Ikica Z. (2017): An Annotated Checklist of the Marine Molluscs of the South Adriatic Sea (Montenegro) and a Comparison with Those of Neighbouring Areas, Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 17: 921-934 [as Chiton corallinus (Risso, 1826)]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. (2002): Moluscos marinos de Cap Ras y Llançà (Girona, NE de la península Ibérica), Spira, 1(2): 1-14 [as Chiton corallinus (Risso, 1826)]

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