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Gryphochiton

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Gryphochitonidae

Taxonomy
Gryphochiton was named by Gray (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Mosc-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Neoloricata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Gryphochitonidae by Hanger et al. (2000) and Hoare et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Gryphochiton Gray
2000Gryphochiton Hanger et al. p. 192
2002Gryphochiton Hoare et al. p. 256
2002Gryphochiton Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
Serialia
classPolyplacophorade Blainville 1816
orderNeoloricataBergenhayn 1955
suborderLepidopleurina
familyGryphochitonidae
genusGryphochiton

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
No diagnoses are available