Sypharochiton aorangi

Description 2

Small chiton, upto 15mm long. Dark brown/black. Similar to Chiton Themeropis.

Distribution 2

Offshore islands from Three Kings to Alderman Islands.

Synonyms 2

Chiton aorangi (Creese & O'Neill, 1987) (original combination)

http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=724148

References 2

New Zealand Journal of Zoology 1987, Vol 14, pp 89-93

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Te Papa (M.081567), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Tony Wills, http://collections.tepapa.govt.nz/Object/145219/download
  2. (c) Tony Wills, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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