Full reference: J., J.r. Pojeta, J. F. Taylor, and G. Darrough. 2005. Matthevia (Polyplacophora) invades the Ordovician: the first reported post-Cambrian occurrence. Journal of Paleontology 79(5):1021-1027
Type specimen: USNM 510038, a valve. Its type locality is Locality 4. Spring Branch in Meramec State Park, which is in a Gasconadian carbonate dolomite in the Gasconade Formation of Missouri.
Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer
Distribution: found only at Locality 4. Spring Branch in Meramec State Park
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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