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Identification of the Irish Chiton Species

 

3.2 a

Girdle is wide and appears smooth; valves are smooth with growth rings faint but apparent. Girdle and valves are generally orange, red, or red-brown in colour.
3.2 b
Girdle is covered in spicules or scales and valves are sculptured with granules or ribs.
Tonicellidae: Tonicella
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