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Family Cryptoporidae Muir-Wood 1955 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida

PaleoDB taxon number: 104323

Parent taxon: Dimerelloidea according to A. Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Dimerellidae, Halorellidae, Peregrinellidae

Subtaxa: Aulites, Cryptopora, Cryptoporella

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Type: Cryptopora

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder