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†family Paleochiridotidae Frizzell and Exline 1966 (sea cucumber)

Holothuroidea - Apodida - Myriotrochidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 162212

Full reference: D. L. Frizzell and H. Exline. 1966. Holothuroidea - Fossil Record. Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part U. Echinodermata 3. The Geological Society of America and The University of Kansas Press 2:U646-U672

Parent taxon: Myriotrochidae according to H. W. Kozur and H. Mostler 2008

Sister taxa: Acanthotheelia, Gagesiniotrochus, Hemisphaeranthos, Thalattocanthus, Trematrochus

Subtaxa: Acanthorota, Acanthoschizorota, Langepis, Paleochiridota, Rota, Rotoides

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Type: Paleochiridota

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore