Chitons are marine molluscs with an oval and flattened shell, made up of 8 articulated plates.
Molluscs are soft-bodied animals (from the Latin mollis = soft), generally protected by a shell which can be simple, with plates or with two valves.
They have gills or lungs and a muscular foot, transformed in cephalopods into tentacles.
Lepidopleurus cajetanusRibbed chiton
Boreochiton ruberRed northern chiton
Callochiton septemvalvisSevenplated chiton
Chaetopleura angulataAngular chiton
Rhyssoplax olivaceaOlive chiton
Acanthochitona crinitaBristly mail chiton
Acanthochitona fascicularisVelvety mail chiton
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