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Schematochiton Hoare 2002 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Lepidopleuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 126738

Full reference: R. D. Hoare. 2002. New genera of Paleozoic Polyplacophora (Mollusca). Journal of Paleontology 76(3):570-573

Parent taxon: Lepidopleuridae according to R. D. Hoare 2002

Sister taxa: Asketochiton, Camptochiton, Chauliochiton, Coryssochiton, Hadrochiton, Hanleyella, Helminthochiton, Lekiskochiton, Oldroydia, Pedanochiton, Pileochiton, Pterochiton, Stegochiton

Subtaxa: Schematochiton arthurcooperi

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Type: Pterochiton arthurcooperi

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer