Chiton Linnaeus, 1758

Schwabe, Enrico & Lozouet, Pierre, 2006, Chitons (Mollusca, Polyplacophora) from Rapa, the southernmost island of Polynesia, Zoosystema 28 (3), pp. 617-633 : 622-623

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Chiton Linnaeus, 1758
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Genus Chiton Linnaeus, 1758

TYPE SPECIES. — Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1758 ,

by subsequent designation ( Dall 1879).

DISTRIBUTION. — Members of the genus are distributed worldwide, mainly in tropical waters, Cretaceous- Recent.

Chitons (Mollusca, Polyplacophora) from Rapa