Flattened oval shaped body with 8 shell sections (valves) surrounded by a fleshy girdle. Green-white with darker green markings. Up to 3 cm long.
This species has been collected in samples from the Heads of Port Phillip Bay. Like other chitons, it probably grazes on algae or encrusting invertebrates for food.
Under rocks, at and below low tide level, to depth of 6 m.
South-eastern Australia, including central Victoria.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Vulnerable
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed