Spicuchelodes Cherns 1998 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Paleoloricata - Mattheviidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Spicuchelodes cressmani

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (3: Kentucky collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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