Flattened oval shaped body with 8 shell sections (valves) surrounded by a fleshy girdle. Red-brown to black in colour. Up to 1 cm long.
This small chiton clings to the underside of rocks in sandy to muddy areas.
Under rocks, often those in mud, to depth of 20 m.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed