Ivoechiton Bergenhayn 1955 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Paleoloricata - Gotlandochitonidae

Full reference: J.M.R. Bergenhayn. 1955. Die fossilen Schwedischen Loricaten nebst einer vorläufigen Revision des Systems der ganzen Klasse Loricata. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, Nya Förhandlingar, Avdelningen 2 51(8):1-46

Parent taxon: Gotlandochitonidae according to A. G. Smith 1973

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Smith and Toomey 1964

Sister taxa: Eochiton, Gotlandochiton, Paleochiton

Subtaxa: Ivoechiton calathicolus Ivoechiton levis Ivoechiton oklahomensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Sweden (1 collection)

• Jefferson of United States (2: Oklahoma)

Total: 3 collections including 5 occurrences

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