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Chiton (Chiton) tuberculatus

Chiton (Chiton) tuberculatusis commonly referred to as West Indian green chiton. Difficulty in the aquarium: Facile.


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Chiton tuberculatus © Anne Frijsinger & Mat Vestjens, Holland


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lexID:
6027 
AphiaID:
387243 
Scientific:
Chiton (Chiton) tuberculatus 
German:
Käferschnecke 
English:
West Indian Green Chiton 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Polyplacophora (Class) > Chitonida (Order) > Chitonidae (Family) > Chiton (Genus) > (Chiton) tuberculatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Linnaeus, 1758 
Size:
bis zu 9cm 
Temperature:
°C - 25°C 
Difficulty:
Facile 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Chiton affinis
  • Chiton albolineatus
  • Chiton articulatus
  • Chiton baliensis
  • Chiton barnardi
  • Chiton bednalli
  • Chiton boucheti
  • Chiton bowenii
  • Chiton burmanus
  • Chiton calliozonus
 
More related species
in this lexicon
:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-09-08 20:12:46 

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Chiton (Chiton) tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758

This chiton is common under rocks, in the zone between tides,in shallow water and spray zones of rocky shores.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) >Mollusca (Phylum) > Polyplacophora (Class) > Neoloricata (Subclass) > Chitonida (Order) >Chitonina (Suborder) >Chitonoidea (Superfamily) >Chitonidae (Family) > Chitoninae (Subfamily) > Chiton (Genus) >Chiton (Chiton) (Subgenus)

External links

  1. Homepage von Anne Frijsinger & Mat Vestjens (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Wikipedia (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. Wikipedia (de). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  4. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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