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Protochonetes Muir-Wood 1962 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Strophochonetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27828

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

Sister taxa: Eoplicanoplia, Hypselonetes, Nabarredia, Shagamella

Subtaxa: Protochonetes elyensis, Protochonetes harricanensis, Protochonetes ludlovensis

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Type: Protochonetes ludlovensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder