Spiny Chiton

Spiny Chiton

Observation - Spiny Chiton. Description: A 2cm chiton with 8 tufts of bristles on a Welsh shore, an Acanthochitona sp. I'm sure and crinita I think, A. fascicularis looks very similar, but I think the flat topped granules on the dorsal plates make it crinita.

A 2cm chiton with 8 tufts of bristles on a Welsh shore, an Acanthochitona sp. I'm sure and crinita I think, A. fascicularis looks very similar, but I think the flat topped granules on the dorsal plates make it crinita.