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Polonospongia Rigby et al. 2001 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Innaecoeliida - Craticulariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 82025

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, Paleocraticularia, Periplectum, Pleuroguettardia, Urnospongia

Subtaxa: Polonospongia devonica, Polonospongia fistulata

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Type: Polonospongia devonica

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder