Acanthochitona fascicularis. 49mm long. Mantle cavity paler than girdle. Gills, visible on left of animal, occupy only rear half of cavity; “merobranch” arrangement. Mouth for grazing algae, stained green, occupies most of head. July 2012. Split, Croatia

Submitted by Ian Smith on Mon, 19/11/2012 19:44
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J. Prkić
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