ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Ascospongiella Garcia-Bellido and Rigby 2004 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Amphidiscosa - Pelicaspongiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 96209

Full reference: D. C. Garcia-Bellido and J. K. Rigby. 2004. Devonian and Carboniferous sponges from Spain. Journal of Paleontology 78(3):431-455

Parent taxon: Pelicaspongiidae according to D. C. Garcia-Bellido and J. K. Rigby 2004

Sister taxa: Arakespongia, Asturiaspongia, Cavospongiella, Estrellaspongia, Galeospongia, Hadrophragmos, Hexirregularia, Keriogastrospongia, Liscombispongia, Naybandospongia, Pelicaspongia, Pseudohydnoceras, Trailospongia, Twenhofelella, Vaurealispongia, Walliospongia

Subtaxa: Ascospongiella capdevilae

View classification

Type: Ascospongiella capdevilae

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder