Acanthochitona crinitais commonly referred to as Small bristled chiton. Difficulty in the aquarium: Bardzo łatwy. A aquarium size of at least 50 Liter is recommended. Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 6017 AphiaID: 138675 Scientific: Acanthochitona crinita German: Stachelkäferschnecke English: Small Bristled Chiton Category: Chitony Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Polyplacophora (Class) > Chitonida (Order) > Acanthochitonidae (Family) > Acanthochitona (Genus) > crinita (Species) Initial determination: (Pennant, ), 1777 Size: 0.3 cm - 4 cm Temperature: 12°C - 23°C Tank: ~ 50 Liter Difficulty: Bardzo łatwy Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2013-09-07 16:55:39
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Acanthochitona crinita (Pennant, 1777)
Acanthochitona crinita can be found to the underside of rocks on the lower shore and sublittoral down to 50 m in depth.It is an oval shaped chiton.This chiton has a white v-shaped area in the centre of the valves.
The animals are only about a year old, on average, an exception among the chitons, which are usually several years old
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