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Plekonella Campbell 1953 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28798

Full reference: K. S. W. Campbell. 1953. The fauna of the Permo-Carboniferous Ingelara beds of Queensland. Papers - Department of Geology, University of Queensland 4(3):3-43

Parent taxon: Wellerellinae according to A. Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Cenorhynchia, Lissella, Myopugnax, Phrenophoria, Tautosia, Wellerella

Subtaxa: Plekonella acuta, Plekonella campbelli, Plekonella iniquitas, Plekonella multicostata, Plekonella rara, Plekonella southlandensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder