Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Striate Glass-hair Chiton Acanthochitona pygmaea

Classification

Acanthochitona [genus] (5)
pygmaea [species]

Classification

Acanthochitona [genus] (5)
pygmaea [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Curaçao
  • Saba
  • Saba Bank
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba Bank
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Eustatius

  • Publications

    • Hewitt, S.J. 2017. Additions to the marine mollusk checklist for the island of Saba, Leeward Islands, West Indies. Vita Malacologica 16: 40-43.
    • Jong, K.M. de, Kristensen, I. 1968. Gegevens over de Mollusken van Curaçao uitgezonderd de Mariene Gastropoden. Correspondentie blad Nederlandse Malacologische Vereniging, Supplement Suppl. 1968: 45 pp..
    • Kaas, P. 1972. Polyplacophora of the Caribbean Region. Studies on the fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands 41: 1-162.
    • Lamy, D., Pointier, J.-P. 2017. Marine and freshwater Molluscs of the French Caribbean. Vol. 1. 388pp. PLB Editions.