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Leptochiton

Polyplacophora - Neoloricata - Leptochitonidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Leptochiton Gray
1995Leptochiton Pacaud and Le Renard p. 152
1998Leptochiton Beesley p. 178
2001Leptochiton Wells and Houston p. 71
2002Leptochiton Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Leptochiton Zalvide et al. p. 144
2006Leptochiton Schwabe and Lozouet p. 619

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
Serialia
classPolyplacophorade Blainville 1816
orderNeoloricataBergenhayn 1955
suborderLepidopleurina
familyLeptochitonidaeDall 1889
genusLeptochitonGray 1847

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