Rhyssochonetes (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Chonetidae

Synonym: Cedulia

Parent taxon: Dagnachonetinae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Dagnachonetes, Frankiella, Luanquella, Mamutinetes, Nurochonetes, Pradochonetes, Sinochonetes

Subtaxa: Rhyssochonetes johnsoni

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Canada (11: Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Yukon collections), China (3), France (2), Libya (1), Poland (1), United States (23: Iowa, Nevada, New Mexico, New York)

Total: 41 collections including 43 occurrences

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