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Heliospongia Girty 1908 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Epipolasida - Heliospongiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 2927

Parent taxon: Heliospongiidae according to R. M. Finks et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Coelocladia, Coelocladiella, Neoheliospongia, Spitsbergenia

Subtaxa: Heliospongia excavata, Heliospongia finksi, Heliospongia houchangensis, Heliospongia ramosa, Heliospongia vokesi

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder