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Identification of the Irish Chiton Species

 

7a.
Ornamentation or sculpture on girdle and valves weak, usually not distinct without a hand-lens. Animals generally small, beige in colour. Girdle narrow. Valves, if removed from animal, have un-slit insertion plates.
7b.
Girdle and valves with distinct sculpture OR smooth, glossy appearance.
 
Leptochitonidae: Leptochiton

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