Schizochiton marshallensis Ladd 1966 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Schizochitonidae

Full reference: H. S. Ladd. 1966. Chitons and Gastropods (Haliotidae through Adeorbidae) from Western Pacific Islands. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 531:1-98

Belongs to Schizochiton according to H. S. Ladd 1966

Sister taxon: Schizochiton incisus

Type specimen: USNM 648209, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer


• Miocene of the Marshall Islands (7 collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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