Full reference: B. Runnegar, J. Pojeta, Jr., M.E. Taylor and D. Collins. 1979. New species of the Cambrian and Ordovician chitons Matthevia and Chelodes from Wisconsin and Queensland: evidence for the early history of polyplacophoran mollusks. Journal of Paleontology 53(6):1374-1394
See also Pojeta et al. 2005
Type specimen: USNM 258989 (valves)
Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer
Distribution: found only at Locality 6. Just west of Old Mines settlement (Guy and Doris Darrough) (Ordovician of Missouri)
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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