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Crepipatella Lesson 1830 (slipper shell)

Gastropoda - Calyptraeoidea - Calyptraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9698

Alternative spelling: Crepidula (Crepipatella)

Parent taxon: Calyptraeidae according to G. Rosenberg 2005

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

Subtaxa: Crepipatella apprimus, Crepipatella dilatata, Crepipatella greensboroensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder