Lissochonetes assula Chronic 1949 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

Full reference: B.J. Chronic. 1949. Invertebrate paleontology (excepting fuslinids and corals). Upper Paleozoic of Peru 46-173

Belongs to Lissochonetes according to J. Chronic 1953

See also Chronic 1949

Sister taxa: Lissochonetes amazonicus, 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

Type specimen: AMNH 26938/2:1, a shell (Articulated shell). Its type locality is AMNH301, Bed 30, Rasuvilca Hills section 9, Pajege Canyon, which is in an Asselian/Sakmarian marine limestone in Peru.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Peru (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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