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Bristly Mail Chiton

Acanthochitona crinita (Pennant 1777)


Acanthochitona crinita (Bristly Mail Chiton) is a species of molluscs in the family black chitons. Bristly Mail Chiton form shallow marine sediments. It is a grazer. Individuals can grow to 34 mm. Bristly Mail Chiton has sexual reproduction.

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  • 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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EOL has data for 19 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of bristly mail chiton. View this species on GBIF