Leptochiton americanus Kaas & Van Belle, 1985,

Sirenko, Boris, 2015, Shallow and deep-sea chitons of the genus Leptochiton Gray, 1847 (Mollusca: Polyplacophora: Lepidopleurida) from Peruvian and Chilean waters, Zootaxa 4033 (2), pp. 151-202: 154

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4033.2.1

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scientific name

Leptochiton americanus Kaas & Van Belle, 1985
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Leptochiton americanus Kaas & Van Belle, 1985 

Leptochiton (Leptochiton) americanus Kaas & Van Belle 1985: 91  –93, fig. 40; Schwabe & Sellanes 2010: 33, figs 1 A –D, 2, 3.

Type. Holotype ( CASIZ 105889) (not examined).

Type locality. East Pacific Ocean, S of Gulf Panama (5 ° 58.8 ’N, 81 ° 38.2 ’W, 1188 m). Peruvian and Chilean records. Schwabe & Sellanes (2010: 33, figs 1 A –D, 2, 3). Distribution. From Oregon (44 ° 39 ’N) to Iquique (21 ° 23 ’S), 400–1400 m depth ( Schwabe & Sellanes 2010).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Polyplacophora

Order

Lepidopleurida

Family

Leptochitonidae

Genus

Leptochiton

Loc

Leptochiton americanus Kaas & Van Belle, 1985

Sirenko, Boris 2015
2015
Loc

Leptochiton (Leptochiton) americanus

Schwabe 2010: 33
Kaas 1985: 91
1985