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Lissochonetes Dunbar and Condra 1932 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27582

Alternative spelling: Chonetes (Lissochonetes)

Full reference: C. O. Dunbar and G. E. Condra. 1932. Brachiopoda of the Pennsylvanian System in Nebraska. Geological Survey of Nebraska Bulletin, Second Series 5:1-377

Parent taxon: Svalbardiinae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Capillonia, Chonetinetes, Dyoros, Eolissochonetes, Kitakamichonetes, Komiella, Leiochonetes, Leurosina, Quadrochonetes, Sulcataria, Svalbardia, Tivertonia

Subtaxa: Lissochonetes amazonicus, Lissochonetes assula, Lissochonetes avicula, Lissochonetes bipartita, Lissochonetes geinitzianus, Lissochonetes geronticus, Lissochonetes koksuensis, Lissochonetes latus, Lissochonetes magnus, Lissochonetes morahensis, Lissochonetes parvisulcatus, Lissochonetes rotundatus, Lissochonetes superba, Lissochonetes tareiaensis, Lissochonetes taubensis

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder