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Proleptochelia Vonk and Schram 2007 (crustacean)

Crustacea - Tanaidacea

PaleoDB taxon number: 347181

Full reference: R. Vonk and F. R. Schram. 2007. Three new tanaid species (Crustacea, Peracarida, Tanaidacea) from the Lower Cretaceous. Journal of Paleontology 81:1502-1509

Parent taxon: Paratanaoidea according to A. Sánchez-García et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Alavatanaidae, Arcantitanais, Armadillopsis, Tytthotanais

Subtaxa: Proleptochelia tenuissima

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Type: Proleptochelia tenuissima

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore