Also known as Curb, Sea Cradle, West Indian Fuzzy Chiton.
Found clinging to rocks, along very shallow intertidal shorelines, of rocky coastlines and in tidepools.
They feed nocturnally on various algae.
Length - 10cm
Depth - 0-1m
Widespread Western Central Atlantic
Chitons have few predators and can live up to 40 years. Their shell has eight overlapping plates surrounded by a fleshy girdle. Ref: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acanthopleura_granulata