Lissochonetes amazonicus Derby 1874 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

Alternative combination: Chonetes amazonicus

Belongs to Lissochonetes according to J. Chronic 1953

See also Newell et al. 1953

Sister taxa: 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

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Peru (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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