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Maoricrypta Finlay 1926 (slipper shell)

Gastropoda - Calyptraeoidea - Calyptraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10094

Alternative spelling: Crepidula (Maoricrypta)

Parent taxon: Calyptraeidae according to A. G. Beu 2010

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

Subtaxa: Maoricrypta (Maoricrypta), Maoricrypta (Zeacrypta), Maoricrypta salebrosa, Maoricrypta youngi

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder