Cryptoplax Blainville 1818 (chiton)

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Acanthochitonidae

Parent taxon: Acanthochitonidae according to H. S. Ladd 1966

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Wells and Houston 2001

Sister taxa: Acanthochitona, Acanthochitoninae, Bassethullia, Callistochitoninae, Craspedochiton, Cryptochiton, Cryptoconchus, Leptoplax, Notoplax

Subtaxa: Cryptoplax menkrawitensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer


• Miocene of Australia (1 collection), Fiji (1), the Marshall Islands (4), Slovakia (1)

Total: 7 collections including 8 occurrences

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