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Lepidozona albrechtii   (Schrenck, 1862)

Albrecht's chiton

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Lepidozona albrechtii   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Polyplacophora | Chitonida | Callochitonidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Burghardt, G. and L. Burghardt. 2006. (Ref. 283)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 5.1 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 283)

Environment

Demersal; depth range 0 - 60 m (Ref. 289)

Climate / Range

Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northwest Pacific: Kuril Islands, Korea, Japan, China, and Russia.

Short description

Body oval in shape; moderately elevated. Valve reddish, maculated with dark brown or black or occasionally blotched with creamy white. Lateral areas sculptured with many, mostly bifurcating, low, radiating ribs, bearing sparse, minute, glossy pustules. Central area with sixty five, longitudinal riblets. Girdle moderately wide, colored in alternating bands of dark reddish brown and yellowish; covered with large, loosely imbricating, almost smooth scales.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found from intertidal to 60 m (Ref. 75835). 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 (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown