Chiton - Lepidochitona Cinerea
Chiton - Lepidochitona Cinerea

Coat of Mail / Chiton / "Lepidochitona Cinerea"? / An armour plated mollusc / oval / 8 overlapping shell plates / up to 2cm long / grazes on algae on rocks using a rasping tonque / curls up like a woodlice if removed from the rock .

Ref: 9417

Date: 27/10/2011

Location: Rockpool-Saundersfoot

Chiton - Lepidochitona Cinerea

Coat of Mail / Chiton / "Lepidochitona Cinerea"? / An armour plated mollusc / oval / 8 overlapping shell plates / up to 2cm long / grazes on algae on rocks using a rasping tonque / curls up like a woodlice if removed from the rock .

Ref: 9417

Date: 27/10/2011

Location: Rockpool-Saundersfoot