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Listrochiton

Polyplacophora - Preacanthochitonidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2006Listrochiton Hoare and Pojeta, Jr. pp. 9 - 11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
Serialia
classPolyplacophorade Blainville 1816
subclassPaleoloricata()
suborderChelodina
familyPreacanthochitonidae
genusListrochiton

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
R. D. Hoare and J. Pojeta 2006Plates thick, smooth; tail plate elongate, subrectangular, with weak jugum ending in a mucro just anterior to posterior margin, posterior margin arched dorsally; intermediate plates subtriangular with moderate to deep anterior sinus; head plate subcircular, coming to a point posteriorly.