†family Alastegiidae Hoare and Pojeta, Jr. 2006 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Septemchitonida - Alastegiidae

Full reference: R. D. Hoare and J. Pojeta, Jr. 2006. Ordovician Polyplacophora (Mollusca) from North America. 80(sp64):1-27

Parent taxon: Septemchitonida according to R. D. Hoare and J. Pojeta 2006

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Amblytochiton

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer

Distribution: found only at USGS 6034-CO, Sulphur Well(s), New Watts Mill Rd., Little Hickman A section (Ordovician of Kentucky)

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