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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Spiralia
Cladus: Lophotrochozoa
Phylum: Mollusca
Classis: Polyplacophora
Ordo: Lepidopleurina

Familia: Leptochitonidae
Genera (4 + 1†): HanleyellaLepidopleurusLeptochitonOldroydia – †Hoarechiton

Leptochitonidae Dall, 1889

Leptochitonidae is a family of polyplacophoran mollusc. While the subfamily Leptochitoninae has both extant and extinct species, all members of Helminthochitoninae are extinct.[1]

van Belle, R. A. (1981). Catalogue of Fossil Chitons. ISBN 90 6279 018 6.

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