Leptomitella metta Rigby 1983

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Leptomitidae

Alternative combination: Leptomitus metta

Belongs to Leptomitella according to J. K. Rigby and D. Collins 2004

Sister taxa: Leptomitella confusa, Leptomitella conica, Leptomitella incepta

Type specimen: Its type locality is Marjum Formation, Locality 1, which is in a Menevian offshore shelf mudstone/limestone in the Marjum Formation of Utah


• Marjumian of United States (2: Utah collections)

• Cambrian of United States (1: Utah)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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