Flattened oval shaped body with 8 shell sections (valves) surrounded by a fleshy girdle. Patterned with orange, green and cream, girdle cream with dark stripes. Up to 1 cm long.
This small chiton is one of the more colourful species living in Victorian waters.
Under rocks, in tidal pools to below low tide level, to depth of 6 m.
South-eastern Australia, including western and central Victoria.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed