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Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Chonetidae

Retichonetes is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Chonetes armata. It is the type genus of Retichonetinae.

It was assigned to Retichonetinae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Retichonetes Williams et al. p. 403
2002Retichonetes Sepkoski

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EubilateriaAx 1987
PanbrachiopodaCarlson and Cohen 2020
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
familyChonetidaeBronn 1862
subfamilyRetichonetinaeMuir-Wood 1962

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

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Retichonetes armata Bouchard-Chanteraux and de Vernueil 1845
Retichonetes gibberulus Carter 1967
Retichonetes gracilis Wang 1985
Retichonetes obscurus Cooper and Dutro 1982
Retichonetes perchaensis Cooper and Dutro 1982
No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Environment: marineuc
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yesp
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 14:13:23
Modified: 2009-04-13 11:03:33
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Nesnidal et al. 2013

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Frasnian to the top of the Kinderhookian or 383.70000 to 352.00000 Ma

Collections (30 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Middle Devonian393.3 - 382.7USA (New York) R. setigerus (91237 91245)
Givetian387.7 - 382.7USA (Pennsylvania) R. marylandicus (9674) R. sp. (627 669 670) R. vicinus (9657 9884 9908)
Givetian - Frasnian387.7 - 372.2Afghanistan (Herat) R. minuta (70144)
Early/Lower Frasnian383.7 - 382.4Belgium Chonetes armata (234782)
Early/Lower Frasnian383.7 - 382.4France R. armatus (38690)
Frasnian382.7 - 372.2USA (Iowa) R. brandonensis (35497 35502)
Frasnian382.7 - 372.2France R. armatus (38689 38691)
Frasnian382.7 - 372.2Poland R. sp. (35420)
Frasnian382.7 - 372.2France (Boulonnais) R. armata (65829 65830)
Frasnian382.7 - 372.2Australia (Western Australia) R. arenarius (38742)
Late/Upper Frasnian379.5 - 376.1Canada (Northwest Territories) R. sp. (3397)
Early/Lower Famennian376.1 - 370.6USA (New York) R. obscurus (35384)
Famennian372.2 - 358.9USA (New Mexico) R. obscuris, R. perchaensis (231555) R. obscurus, R. perchaensis (231556)
Late/Upper Famennian364.7 - 360.7USA (Ohio) R. sp. (75047)
Kinderhookian358.9 - 352.0USA (Texas) R. gibberulus (62492 62494 62498)
Tournaisian - Visean358.9 - 330.9Australia (New South Wales) R. kennedeyensis (217058)
Ivorian353.8 - 346.7USA (Texas) R. gibberulus (1)