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West Indian Green Chiton

Chiton tuberculatus Linnaeus 1758

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Chiton tuberculatus (West Indian green chiton) is a species of molluscs in the family Chitonidae. It is found in marine habitat. It is a grazer.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of West Indian green chiton