Eukteanochiton Vendrasco and Runnegar 2004 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Paleoloricata - Mattheviidae

Full reference: M. J. Vendrasco and B. Runnegar. 2004. Late Cambrian and Early Ordovician stem group chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora) from Utah and Missouri. Journal of Paleontology 78(4):675-689

Parent taxon: Mattheviidae according to J., Jr. Pojeta et al. 2010

See also Vendrasco and Runnegar 2004

Sister taxa: Calceochiton, Chelodes, Hemithecella, Matthevia, Robustum, Spicuchelodes

Subtaxa: Eukteanochiton milleri

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Type: Eukteanochiton milleri

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer

Distribution: found only at LACMIP 17161. Steamboat Pass, 12 km west of southwest edge of Sevier Lake (Cambrian of Utah)

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