Leptochiton clarki Sigwart & Sirenko, 2012


Bibliographic references

, . - Deep-sea chitons from sunken wood in the West Pacific (Mollusca: Polyplacophora: Lepidopleurida): taxonomy, distribution, and seven new species. Zootaxa 3195: 1-38
, . - A new name for the deep-sea chiton Leptochiton clarki Sigwart & Sirenko non Berry (Lepidopleurida: Leptochitonidae). Zootaxa 3986: 249-250

Type locality

Solomon Island, 9°10.4'S, 159°53'E, 749–799 m [SALOMON 1: stn CP1751]

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-23702


Mollusca 2
Polyplacophora 2
Leptochitonidae 2
Leptochiton 2

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 2