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Family: Leptochitonidae (See list of species below)

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88 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Hanleyella asiatica
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Hanleyella japonica
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Hanleyella oldroydi
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Lepidopleurus asellus
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Lepidopleurus cajetanus
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Lepidopleurus dorsuosus
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Lepidopleurus nierstraszi
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Lepidopleurus pergranatus
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Leptochiton africanus
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Leptochiton albemarlensis
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Leptochiton algesirensis
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Leptochiton alveolus
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Leptochiton americanus
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Leptochiton arcticus
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Leptochiton asellus
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Leptochiton ater
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Leptochiton batialis
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Leptochiton belknapi
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Leptochiton binghami
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Leptochiton boettgeri
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Leptochiton boucheti
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Leptochiton cancellatus
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Leptochiton chariessa
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Leptochiton cimicoides
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Leptochiton curvatus
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Leptochiton darioi
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Leptochiton deecresswellae
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Leptochiton deforgesi
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Leptochiton denhartogi
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Leptochiton diomedeae
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Leptochiton eugenei
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Leptochiton fairchildi
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Leptochiton finlayi
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Leptochiton fuliginatus
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Leptochiton gascognensis
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Leptochiton geronensis
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Leptochiton habei
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Leptochiton hakodatensis
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Leptochiton hirasei
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Leptochiton hiriensis
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Leptochiton incongruus
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Leptochiton inquinatus
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Leptochiton japonicus
[ivory chiton]
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Leptochiton jordanensis
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Leptochiton kerguelensis
[cryptic sea cradle]
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Leptochiton latidens
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Leptochiton leloupi
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Leptochiton lifuensis
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Leptochiton lineatus
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Leptochiton longispinus
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Leptochiton medinae
[small pale sea cradle]
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Leptochiton nexus
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Leptochiton norfolcensis
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Leptochiton odhneri
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Leptochiton okamurai
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Leptochiton otagoensis
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Leptochiton pepezamorai
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Leptochiton permodestus
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Leptochiton rissoi
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Leptochiton ronaldi
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Leptochiton rugatus
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Leptochiton saitoi
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Leptochiton sarsi
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Leptochiton scabridus
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Leptochiton seishinmaruae
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Leptochiton subantarcticus
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Leptochiton surugensis
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Leptochiton sykesi
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Leptochiton tenuidontus
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Leptochiton tenuis
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Leptochiton textilis
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Leptochiton thalattius
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Leptochiton thandari
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Leptochiton torishimensis
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Leptochiton troncosoi
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Leptochiton vanbellei
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Leptochiton vietnamensis
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Oldroydia bidentata
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Oldroydia percrassa
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Parachiton acuminatus
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Parachiton communis
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Parachiton eos
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Parachiton fornix
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Parachiton hodgsoni
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Parachiton indecorus
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Parachiton mauricejayi
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Parachiton mestayerae
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Parachiton politus
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88 Species of Family Leptochitonidae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Hanleyella asiatica Northwest Pacific
Hanleyella japonica Northwest Pacific
Hanleyella oldroydi Eastern Pacific. Tropica 0.82 BL
Lepidopleurus asellus Northeast Atlantic.
Lepidopleurus cajetanus Eastern Atlantic and the 2.5 TL
Lepidopleurus dorsuosus Antarctic Indian Ocean
Lepidopleurus nierstraszi Western Indian Ocean
Lepidopleurus pergranatus Western Central Atlantic 1.2 TL
Leptochiton africanus Mediterranean Sea.
Leptochiton albemarlensis Southeast Pacific 0.98 TL
Leptochiton algesirensis Northeast Atlantic and th
Leptochiton alveolus Northern Atlantic and Ind 4 DL
Leptochiton americanus Eastern Pacific 1.5 TL
Leptochiton arcticus Northeast Atlantic
Leptochiton asellus Northeast Atlantic. 1.8 DL
Leptochiton ater Northwest Pacific
Leptochiton batialis Northwest Pacific 2.5 TL
Leptochiton belknapi Northwest Pacific
Leptochiton binghami Western Central Atlantic 1.53 TL
Leptochiton boettgeri Mediterranean Sea.
Leptochiton boucheti Western Central Pacific
Leptochiton cancellatus Northeast Atlantic and th 0.8 DL
Leptochiton chariessa Southeast Atlantic 1.3 TL
Leptochiton cimicoides Mediterranean Sea.
Leptochiton curvatus Northwest Pacific 0.9 TL
Leptochiton darioi Southwest Atlantic 0.61 TL
Leptochiton deecresswellae Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton deforgesi Western Central Pacific;
Leptochiton denhartogi Southeast Atlantic
Leptochiton diomedeae Northwest Pacific 1.5 TL
Leptochiton eugenei Western Indian Ocean
Leptochiton fairchildi Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton finlayi Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton fuliginatus Northwest Pacific 1.4 TL
Leptochiton gascognensis Northeast Atlantic
Leptochiton geronensis Mediterranean 0.56 TL
Leptochiton habei Northeast Pacific
Leptochiton hakodatensis Northwest Pacific 2.1 TL
Leptochiton hirasei Northwest Pacific 0.45 TL
Leptochiton hiriensis Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton incongruus Eastern Central Pacific 1.5 TL
Leptochiton inquinatus Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton japonicus ivory chiton Northwest Pacific 2 BL
Leptochiton jordanensis South Jordan.
Leptochiton kerguelensis cryptic sea cradle Southern Ocean. Subtropi
Leptochiton latidens Northwest Pacific
Leptochiton leloupi Northeast Atlantic 0.4 DL
Leptochiton lifuensis Western Central Pacific
Leptochiton lineatus Western Central Pacific 1.7 TL
Leptochiton longispinus Northeast Pacific
Leptochiton medinae small pale sea cradle Southeast Pacific 1 TL
Leptochiton nexus Eastern Pacific 2.5 TL
Leptochiton norfolcensis Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton odhneri Eastern Central Atlantic
Leptochiton okamurai Northwest Pacific
Leptochiton otagoensis Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton pepezamorai Northeast Atlantic
Leptochiton permodestus Western Indian Ocean.
Leptochiton rissoi Western Central Pacific 2.5 TL
Leptochiton ronaldi Eastern Indian Ocean
Leptochiton rugatus Pacific Ocean 1.58 TL
Leptochiton saitoi Western Central Pacific
Leptochiton sarsi Scandinavian coast.
Leptochiton scabridus Northeast Atlantic
Leptochiton seishinmaruae Northeast Pacific
Leptochiton subantarcticus Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton surugensis Northeast Pacific
Leptochiton sykesi Southeast Atlantic 2.3 TL
Leptochiton tenuidontus Northwest Pacific
Leptochiton tenuis Northeast Atlantic 0.3 DL
Leptochiton textilis Southwest Pacific
Leptochiton thalattius Northeast Atlantic Ocean 1 TL
Leptochiton thandari Western Central Pacific
Leptochiton torishimensis Northwest Pacific
Leptochiton troncosoi Northeast Atlantic
Leptochiton vanbellei Western Central Pacific
Leptochiton vietnamensis Northwest Pacific
Oldroydia bidentata Northwest Pacific 4.5 BL
Oldroydia percrassa Eastern Central Pacific 3.20000004768372 TL
Parachiton acuminatus Western Central Pacific
Parachiton communis Northwest Pacific
Parachiton eos Northwest Pacific
Parachiton fornix Western Central Pacific 1.8 BL
Parachiton hodgsoni Western Indian Ocean and
Parachiton indecorus Western Indian Ocean
Parachiton mauricejayi Western Indian Ocean
Parachiton mestayerae Southwest Pacific
Parachiton politus Northwest Pacific



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