beachcombercoconut's picture

Chiton

Observed: 18th March 2012 By: beachcombercoconut
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
beachcombercoconut’s reputation in Invertebratesbeachcombercoconut’s reputation in Invertebratesbeachcombercoconut’s reputation in Invertebrates
Chiton, but which species?
Description:

Symmetrical mollusc found under rock in rock pool.Has plates with a lighter stripe down the centre. I am not sure if this is the correct species identification.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

dejayM's picture

names

Note the Search Links in the ID panel are for L.scabridus - a mistake?
Also note that the preferred name for L.cinereus is now Lepidochitona (Lepidochitona) cinerea.
http://eol.org/pages/451167/names/synonyms
ðj