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Family Schizochitonidae Dall 1885 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata

PaleoDB taxon number: 62193

Parent taxon: Ischnochitonina according to A. G. Smith 1973

Sister taxa: Callistoplacidae, Mopaliidae, Pterygochiton

Subtaxa: Aulacochiton, Lorica, Loricella, Oochiton, Schizochiton

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer