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Cryptopora Jeffreys 1869 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Cryptoporidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28469

Synonyms: Atretia Jeffreys 1870 (no. 213262), Mannia Davidson 1874 (no. 213264), Neatretia Fischer and Oehlert 1891 (no. 213263)

Parent taxon: Cryptoporidae according to A. Dulai 2010

Sister taxa: Aulites, Cryptoporella

Subtaxa: Cryptopora acutirostra, Cryptopora discites, Cryptopora gnomon, Cryptopora lovisati, Cryptopora nysti, Cryptopora parvillima, Cryptopora rectimarginata

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Type: Cryptopora gnomon

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder