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Tiddalickia Rigby and Webby 1988 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Reticulosa - Dictyospongiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 4148

Full reference: J. K. Rigby and B. D. Webby. 1988. Late Ordovician sponges from the Malongulli Formation of central New South Wales, Australia. Palaeontographica Americana 56:1-147

Parent taxon: Dictyospongiidae according to J. K. Rigby and B. D. Webby 1988

Sister taxa: Calathospongiinae, Diagonodictya, Dictyospongiinae, Hydnoceratinae, Microstaurella, Norfordia, Thysanodictyinae

Subtaxa: Tiddalickia manitobensis, Tiddalickia quadrata

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Type: Tiddalickia quadrata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder