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Astyloscyphia Rigby et al. 2001 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Lithistida - Astylospongiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 82017

Full reference: J. K. Rigby, A. Pisera, T. T. Wrzolek and G. Racki. 2001. Upper Devonian sponges from the Holy Cross Mountains, central Poland. Palaeontology 44(3):447-488

Parent taxon: Astylospongiidae according to J. K. Rigby et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Astylospongia, Astylospongiella, Astylostroma, Astylotuba, Attungaia, Camellaspongia, Carpospongia, Caryospongia, Devonoscyphia, Ellesmerespongia, Globispongia, Jazwicella, Palaeomanon, Phialaspongia, Raanespongia, Shuqraiopsis

Subtaxa: Astyloscyphia irregularia, Astyloscyphia turbinata

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Type: Astyloscyphia irregularia

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder