Tonicella lineata

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Tonicella lineata


Taxonavigation: Ischnochitonina 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Classis: Polyplacophora
Ordo: Ischnochitonina

Familia: Ischnochitonidae
Genus: Tonicella
Species: Tonicella lineata


Tonicella lineata (Wood, 1815)

Type locality: Old Sitka (Starrigaven Bay), 10 km N of Sitka, Baranoff Island, Alexander Archipelago, SE Alaska (57°08' N, 135° 55' W)


  • Wood, W. 1815. General Conchology; or, a description of shells arranged according to the Linnean System: 15.
  • Clarke, R.N. 1991. The Tonicella lineata (Wood, 1815) species complex, with descriptions of two new species. American Malacological Bulletin 15 (1): 34.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Lined chiton