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Chitons is a group of molluscs. There are 1089 species of chitons, in 84 genera and 22 families. This group has been around since the Drumian Age. Polyplacophora (chitons) have sexual reproduction. Reproduction is dioecious. Polyplacophora (chitons) is a facultatively mobile animal.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of chitons

chitons Habitats

The environments in which many chitons species are known to live. Select an environment to see its chitons species checklist.

Ken-ichi Ueda   cc-by-nc-2.0

chitons Habitats

The environments in which many chitons species are known to live. Select an environment to see its chitons species checklist.