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Acanthochitona pygmaea Pilsbry 1893 (glass-hair chiton)

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Acanthochitonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 91359

Alternative combination: Acanthochites pygmaeus

Belongs to Acanthochitona according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Acanthochitona crinita, Acanthochitona fascicularis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer