Cryptoplax eliotiis commonly referred to as Chiton. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 12566 AphiaID: 386453 Scientific: Cryptoplax elioti German: Käferschnecke English: Chiton Category: Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Polyplacophora (Class) > Chitonida (Order) > Cryptoplacidae (Family) > Cryptoplax (Genus) > elioti (Species) Initial determination: Pilsbry, 1901 Sea depth: Meter Size: bis zu 10cm Temperature: °C - 25°C Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 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: 2019-11-17 20:07:54
Last edit: 2019-11-17 20:07:54
Cryptoplax elioti Pilsbry, 1901
This species is a worm-like chiton. Its eight dorsal shell plates are much reduced and partly embedded in the elongate, stiff, worm-like body.
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