Acanthochitona zebra Lyons, 1988
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Family:  Acanthochitonidae ()
Max. size: 
Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 1 - 24 m
Distribution:  Eastern Pacific.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Members of the class Polyplacophora are mostly gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs hatch into lecitotrophic planktonic trocophore larvae (no veliger stage) which later metamorphose and settle on the bottom as young adults (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans: 
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Entered by: Bailly, Nicolas - 11.12.05
Modified by: Polido, Rubyann Robelle - 09.08.16
Checked by: Rosenberg, Gary - 12.08.11

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