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†order Multiplacophora Hoare and Mapes 1995 (chiton)

Polyplacophora

PaleoDB taxon number: 154803

Full reference: R. D. Hoare and R. H. Mapes. 1995. Relationships of the Devonian Strobilepis and related Pennsylvanian problematica . Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 40(2):111-128

Parent taxon: Polyplacophora according to M. J. Vendrasco et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Dycheiidae, Mesoplacophora, Neoloricata, Paleoloricata, Prisochiton

Subtaxa: Hercolepadidae, Polysacos, Strobilepida, Strobilepidae

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer