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Rugoleptaena (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27901

Synonyms: Elliptostrophia (no. 27342), Yunnanoleptaena (no. 28144)

Parent taxon: Leptaeninae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Astamena, Bracteoleptaena, Estonomena, Glossoleptaena, Harjumena, Hingganoleptaena, Hollardina, Lepidoleptaena, Leptaena, Leptaenopyxis, Leptagonia, Limbimurina, Lioleptaena, Lissoleptaena, Mackerrovia, Notoleptaena, Oandumena, Schmidtomena, Tchadania, Rhactomena

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder