ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Mckittrickella Rigby et al. 2007 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Sollasellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 110861

Full reference: J. K. Rigby, G. L. Bell, and K. Thompson. 2007. Hexactinellid and associated sponges from the upper Reef Trail Member of the Bell Canyon Formation, southern Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas. Journal of Paleontology 81(6):1241-1256

Parent taxon: Sollasellidae according to J. K. Rigby et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Luterospongia, Monaxoradiata, Opetionella, Rhizopsis, Sollasella, Stramentella, Trichospongiella

Subtaxa: Mckittrickella pratti

View classification

Type: Mckittrickella pratti

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder