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Paleocraticularia Rigby et al. 2001 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Innaecoeliida - Craticulariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 82024

Full reference: J. K. Rigby, A. Pisera, T. T. Wrzolek and G. Racki. 2001. Upper Devonian sponges from the Holy Cross Mountains, central Poland. Palaeontology 44(3):447-488

Parent taxon: Craticulariidae according to J. K. Rigby et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Casearia, Caseariinae, Conicospongia, Cordiospongia, Craticulariinae, Ecblastesia, Esfahanella, Laocoetidinae, Leptophragmatinae, Periplectum, Pleuroguettardia, Polonospongia, Urnospongia

Subtaxa: Paleocraticularia elongata, Paleocraticularia gigantia

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Type: Paleocraticularia elongata

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder