Lissorhynchia Yang and Xu 1966 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Pontisiidae

Synonym: Neowellerella Dagys 1974

Full reference: T. Y. Yang and G. R. Xu. 1966. Triassic Brachiopods of Central Guizhou Province 1-151

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anteridocus, Antronaria, Bodrakella, Divaricosta, Lirellaria, Pontisia, Prelissorhynchia, Wellerellina

Subtaxa: Lissorhynchia minuta Lissorhynchia pygmaea Lissorhynchia triloba Neowellerella multiplicata Neowellerella vesca

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Type: Lissorhynchia pygmaea

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (17 collections), Kazakhstan (1), the Russian Federation (1)

• Permian of China (1)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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