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Mopalia vespertina  (Smooth Mopalia)

Photo of Mopalia vespertina by Aaron Baldwin
© Aaron Baldwin (Photo ID #2288)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Port Gamble, Washington Photographer Aaron Baldwin
Habitat Lowest intertidal and subtidal
Photo Date Upload Date October 27, 2007
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 2288
Notes This chiton is identified by the fairly smooth plates and sparse girdle hairs. A beautiful but uncommon color form has white and green stripes.

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