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Diadelochiton

Polyplacophora - Helminthochitonidae

Taxonomy
Diadelochiton was named by Hoare (2002).

It was assigned to Helminthochitonidae by Hoare (2002).

Species
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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Diadelochiton Hoare p. 570

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
Serialia
classPolyplacophorade Blainville 1816
subclassPaleoloricata()
suborderChelodina
familyHelminthochitonidaeVan Belle 1975
genusDiadelochiton

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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
R. D. Hoare 2002Intermediate plates strongly arched; anterior margin with deep jugal sinus; anterior two-thirds of jugal area depressed, bordered by sharp emarginations.