Flattened oval shaped body with 8 shell sections (valves) surrounded by a fleshy girdle. Light coloured with darker longitudinal lines. Up to 2 cm long.
This small chiton probably grazes on algae and encrusting invertebrates for food.
Under rocks, in tidal pools to below low tide level, to depth of 15 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