Cribrospongia d'Orbigny 1849 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Cribrospongiidae

Synonym: Tremadictyon Zittel 1877 [objective synonym]

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Andreaea, Erineum, Feifelia, Gevreya, Guettardiscyphia, Haynespongia, Keuppiella, Nelumbifolium, Polyopesia, Stereochlamis, Stichmaptyx, Tesselospongia, Tremaphorus

Subtaxa: Cribrospongia elegans Cribrospongia reticulata Tremadictyon roemeri

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Spain (1 collection), Sweden (1)

• Jurassic of Argentina (3), France (2), Germany (10), Poland (15), Portugal (2), Romania (1), Spain (3)

Total: 38 collections including 56 occurrences

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