Family Cheiloporinidae Bassler 1936 (bryozoan)

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Cheiloporinidae

Parent taxon: Schizoporelloidea according to B. Berning 2006

See also Bock 2006, Cheetham 1962 and Pouyet 2000

Sister taxa: Actisecidae, Eminooeciidae, Illusiopora, Lacernidae, Lanceoporidae, Margarettidae, Microporellidae, Myriaporidae, Ostrovskia, Petraliellidae, Petraliidae, Schizoporellidae, Stomachetosellidae, Vicidae

Subtaxa: Cheiloporina Hagiosynodos

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Type: Cheiloporina

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (3 collections)

• Pliocene of Portugal (1), Spain (2)

• Miocene of Hungary (1), Spain (4)

• Eocene of United States (5: Alabama, Florida, Georgia)

Total: 16 collections including 17 occurrences

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