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Callistochiton Carpenter 1879 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Callistoplacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8057

Parent taxon: Callistoplacidae according to R. T. Abbott 1974

Sister taxa: Ceratozona, Middendorfia, Nuttallina

Subtaxa: Callistochiton crassicostatus, Callistochiton palmulatus

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer