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Lepidozona

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Ischnochitonidae

Taxonomy
Lepidozona was named by Pilsbry (1892) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ng R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Ischnochiton (Lepidozona) by Dickerson (1921).

It was assigned to Ischnochiton by Dickerson (1921); to Ischnochitonidae by Abbott (1974); to Chaetopleurinae by Wells and Houston (2001); and to Neoloricata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1892Lepidozona Pilsbry
1921Ischnochiton (Lepidozona) Dickerson
1974Lepidozona Abbott p. 395
2001Lepidozona Wells and Houston p. 68
2002Lepidozona Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
Serialia
classPolyplacophorade Blainville 1816
orderNeoloricataBergenhayn 1955
suborderChitoninaThiele 1910
familyIschnochitonidaeDall 1889
genusLepidozonaPilsbry 1892

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