ChitonSypharochiton pelliserpentis

Sypharochiton pelliserpentis at Tathra, NSW

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Sypharochiton pelliserpentis at Tathra, NSW - 16 Feb 2017
Sypharochiton pelliserpentis at Tathra, NSW - 16 Feb 2017
Sypharochiton pelliserpentis at Tathra, NSW - 16 Feb 2017

Identification history

Chiton Sypharochiton pelliserpentis 20 Sep 2017 SteveBurrows2.3K
Chiton Sypharochiton pelliserpentis 4 Mar 2017 libbyh402

Author's notes

I think these two are the same species

3 comments

Jennyncmg163 wrote:
   4 Mar 2017
I think it is S pelliserpentis but am not sure as the dorsal markings are eroded
Jennyncmg163 wrote:
   4 Mar 2017
Does anyone know what laid the egg spiral?
libbyh402 wrote:
   4 Mar 2017
That's what I thought too

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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