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Turonia Michelin 1847 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Lithistida - Siphoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 3311

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

Sister taxa: Aulaxinia, Callopegma, Hallirhoa, Jerea, Polyierea, Siphonia

Subtaxa: Turonia cerebriformis, Turonia constricta, Turonia globosa, Turonia induta, Turonia variabilis

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Type: Turonia variabilis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder