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Spinochonetes (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Strophochonetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27981

Synonyms: Megaspinochonetes [objective synonym] (no. 27636), Shiqianella [objective synonym] (no. 27955)

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

Sister taxa: Amosina, Andalucinetes, Archaeochonetes, Asymmetrochonetes, Australostrophia, Babina, Borealinetes, Chlupacina, Ctenochonetes, Dawsonelloides, Johnsonetes, Kentronetes, Leptochonetes, Novellinetes, Perichonetes, Pseudostrophochonetes, Sanjuanetes, Strophochonetes

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder