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Auloplax Schulze 1904 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Tretodictyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 186542

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

Sister taxa: Hexactinella, Prohexactinella, Ramalmerina, Sclerothamnopsis, Tretodictyum

Subtaxa: Auloplax spongiosus

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder