Acanthopleura japonica (image) University of Vienna Caption This image shows a top view of the eight-shelled chiton Acanthopleura japonica (Polyplacophora, Mollusca). Credit Copyright: Maik Scherholz Usage Restrictions The image may only be used with appropriate caption or credit. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.