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Bostrycapulus Olsson and Harbison 1953 (slipper shell)

Gastropoda - Calyptraeoidea - Calyptraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 95434

Alternative spelling: Crepidula (Bostrycapulus)

Parent taxon: Calyptraeidae according to G. Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Calyptraea, Calyptroides, Calyptropsis, Clypeola, Crepidula, Crepipatella, Crucibulum, Ergaea, Grandicrepidula, Maoricrypta, Sigapatella, Thylacus, Trochita, Zegalerus

Subtaxa: Bostrycapulus aculeatus, Bostrycapulus calyptraeformis, Crepidula (Bostrycapulus) gravispinosus

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder