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Polyplacophora Neoloricata Leptochitonidae 

Parachiton communis Saito, 1996

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Parachiton communis Saito, 1996


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Saito, H. 1996. p.168
NSMT Mo 70487 holotype W of Shigira Beach, Miyakojima Island, Yaeyama Islands, on rock buried in sand
NSMT Mo 70476 paratype


Original Epithet:  communis
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Saito, H. 1996. p.168 
Original Text Name:  Parachiton communis
Original Genus:  Parachiton
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Saito, H. 1996. p.168 


 Saito, H. 1996. p.168 Type locality
 Saito, H. 1996. p.168 Type information
 Saito, H. 1996. p.173 Type illustration


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=72100) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.