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Uvacoelia Kügel 1987 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Agelasida - Aphrosalpingidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 3814

Full reference: H. W. Kügel. 1987. Sphinctozoen aus den Auernigschichten des Nassfeldes (Oberkarbon, Karnische Alpen, Österreich) [Sphinctozoan from the Auernig beds of Nassfeld (Upper Carboniferous, Carnic Alps, Austria)]. Facies 16:143-156

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

Sister taxa: Aphrosalpinx, Fistulosponginina

Subtaxa: Uvacoelia schellwieni

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Type: Uvacoelia schellwieni

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder