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Liscombispongia Rigby and Webby 1988 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Amphidiscosa - Pelicaspongiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 4156

Full reference: J. K. Rigby and B. D. Webby. 1988. Late Ordovician sponges from the Malongulli Formation of central New South Wales, Australia. Palaeontographica Americana 56:1-147

Parent taxon: Pelicaspongiidae according to J. K. Rigby and B. D. Webby 1988

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

Subtaxa: Liscombispongia nodosa

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Type: Liscombispongia nodosa

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder