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Alatochonetes Liang 1990 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 190612

Full reference: W. P. Liang. 1990. Lengwu Formation of Permian and its Brachiopod Fauna in Zhejiang Province. Geological Memoirs 2(10):1-522

Parent taxon: Rugosochonetinae according to S. Z. Shen et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Arctochonetes, Chaohochonetes, Chonetinella, Fusichonetes, Isochonetes, Jakutochonetes, Kanokurachonetes, Komukia, Linshuichonetes, Neochonetes, Paramesolobus, Pygmochonetes, Rugosochonetes, Schistochonetes, Sokolskya, Waagenites, Waterhouseiella

Subtaxa: Alatochonetes alata

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Type: Alatochonetes alata

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder