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Homeochiton Hanger et al. 2000 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata

PaleoDB taxon number: 64344

Full reference: R. A. Hanger, R.D. Hoare, and E.E. Strong. 2000. Permian Polyplacophora, Rostroconchia, and problematica from Oregon. Journal of Paleontology 74(2):192-198

Parent taxon: Lepidopleurina according to R. A. Hanger et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Acutichitonidae, Choriplacidae, Crassitudochitonidae, Gryphochitonidae, Hanleyidae, Lepidopleuridae, Leptochitonidae, Ochmazochitonidae, Pyknochiton

Subtaxa: Homeochiton triangulus

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Type: Homeochiton triangulus

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer