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Astropegma Pomel 1872 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Ventriculitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 3944

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

Sister taxa: Coscinopora, Leiostracosia, Lepidospongia, Napaeana, Orthodiscus, Phymosinion, Pleuropyge, Rhizopoterion, Rhizopoterionopsis, Sporadoscinia, Ubiquiradius, Ventriculites

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder