Lissochonetes morahensis Waagen 1884 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

Alternative combinations: Chonetes morahensis, Paeckelmannia morahensis

Full reference: W. Waagen. 1884. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part IV, fas. 4. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(4):611-728

Belongs to Lissochonetes according to D. Shimizu 1981

See also Shimizu 1961, Tschernyschew 1902, Ustritsky 1960 and Waagen 1884

Sister taxa: Lissochonetes amazonicus, Lissochonetes assula, Lissochonetes avicula, Lissochonetes bipartita, Lissochonetes geinitzianus, Lissochonetes geronticus, Lissochonetes koksuensis, Lissochonetes latus, Lissochonetes magnus, Lissochonetes parvisulcatus, Lissochonetes rotundatus, Lissochonetes superba, Lissochonetes tareiaensis, Lissochonetes taubensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian to Triassic of India (2 collections)

• Permian of India (2), Japan (2), Pakistan (10), the Russian Federation (6), United States (1: Alaska)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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