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Lewinia Rigby and Webby 1988 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Lithistida - Haplistiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 3146

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: Haplistiidae according to J. K. Rigby and B. D. Webby 1988

Sister taxa: Boonderooia, Chaunactis, Haplistion, Parodospongia, Pemmatites, Taplowia, Warrigalia

Subtaxa: Lewinia cavernosa, Lewinia complanata

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Type: Lewinia cavernosa

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder