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Lumectospongia Rigby and Chatterton 1989 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosa - Lumectospongiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 4115

Full reference: J. K. Rigby and B. D. E. Chatterton. 1989. Middle Silurian Ludlovian and Wenlockian sponges from Baillie-Hamilton and Cornwallis Islands, Arctic Canada. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 391:1-69

Parent taxon: Lumectospongiidae according to J. K. Rigby and B. D. E. Chatterton 1989

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Lumectospongia uncinata

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Type: Lumectospongia uncinata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder