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Molluscs of Tasmania

Ischnochitonidae – Ischnochitoninae: Ischnochiton (Ischnochiton) mayi Pilsbry, 1895 (‘May’s chiton’)

Synonym(s): mayi Pilsbry, 1895.
Typical shell-length 24 mm. Lives intertidally and subtidally on rocks. Native. Endemic to southeastern Australia (TAS only).


Class: Polyplacophora
Subclass: Chelodina
Order: Neoloricata
Superfamily: Ischnochitonina
Family: Ischnochitonidae
Subfamily: Ischnochitoninae
Genus: Ischnochiton

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