Leptochiton Gray, 1847

Schwabe, Enrico & Lozouet, Pierre, 2006, Chitons (Mollusca, Polyplacophora) from Rapa, the southernmost island of Polynesia, Zoosystema 28 (3), pp. 617-633 : 619

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https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5754452

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https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5475023

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Leptochiton Gray, 1847
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Genus Leptochiton Gray, 1847

TYPE SPECIES. — Chiton cinereus sensu Montagu, 1803 (non Linnaeus, 1767) = Leptochiton asellus (Gmelin, 1791) , by subsequent designation ( Gray 1847).

DISTRIBUTION. — Members of the genus distributed worldwide, Eocene-Recent.