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Periphragella Marshall 1875 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Euretidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 153284

Synonym: Proeurete Schrammen 1902 (taxon 3907)

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

Sister taxa: Dracospongia, Eurete, Heterochone, Linonema, Myliusia, Nemarete, Ordinatus, Pleurochorium, Polypyge, Pseudocavispongia, Radioplica, Ramispongia, Verrucocoelia, Wapkiosa

Subtaxa: Periphragella johannae, Periphragella plicata

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder