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Polyplacophora Neoloricata Leptochitonidae 

Parachiton canistrus Saito, 1996

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Parachiton canistrus Saito, 1996


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Saito, H. 1996. p.166
NSMT Mo 70507 holotype between Tanegashima Island and Mageshima Island, northern part of the Nanesi Islands (3041'N, 13055'E) 56 m


Original Epithet:  canistrus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Saito, H. 1996. p.166 
Original Text Name:  Parachiton canistrus
Original Genus:  Parachiton
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Saito, H. 1996. p.166 


 Saito, H. 1996. p.166 Type locality
 Saito, H. 1996. p.166 Type information
 Saito, H. 1996. p.173 Type illustration


          Polyplacophora Blainville, 1816
            Neoloricata Bergenhayn, 1955
                Leptochitonidae Dall, 1889
                  Parachiton Thiele, 1909
                    Parachiton canistrus Saito, 1996
                      Parachiton canistrus Saito, 1996


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=72096) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.