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Walteriella Brückner 2006 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosida - Euplectellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 106835

Full reference: A. Brückner. 2006. Taxonomy and paleoecology of lyssacinosan Hexactinellida from the Upper Cretaceous (Coniacian) of Bornholm, Denmark, in comparison with other Postpaleozoic representatives. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 564:1-103

Parent taxon: Euplectellidae according to A. Brückner 2006

Sister taxa: Acoelocalyx, Arhoussia, Corticulospongia, Docosaccus, Fiscella, Guemeuria, Heterotella, Purisiphonia, Regadrella, Sheldonia, Silesiaspongia, Taegerinae, Tagountia, Tillichtia, Walteria

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder