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Identification of the Irish Chiton Species

Ischnochitonidae

11a.
Girdle and valves with equally distinct granulation. Valve colour and pattern variable, generally mottled green-brown colours. Girdle often with banded colour pattern.
11b.
Girdle with prominent granulation (large, oval scales). Valve sculpture relatively weak; valve colour white or beige.
 
 
Ischnochitonidae: Lepidochitona
Ischnochitonidae: Ischnochiton

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