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Chitoninae

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Chitonidae

Taxonomy
Chitoninae was named by Linnaeus (1758) [m. kosnik taxon no: 7300].

It was assigned to Chitonidae by Abbott (1974), Pacaud and Le Renard (1995) and Wells and Houston (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Chitoninae Linnaeus
1974Chitoninae Abbott p. 404
1995Chitoninae Pacaud and Le Renard p. 152
2001Chitoninae Wells and Houston p. 35

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
Serialia
classPolyplacophorade Blainville 1816
orderNeoloricataBergenhayn 1955
familyChitonidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyChitoninaeLinnaeus 1758
subfamilyChitoninaeLinnaeus 1758

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available