Family Arachnopusiidae Jullien 1888 (bryozoan)

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Arachnopusiidae

Parent taxon: Arachnopusioidea according to E. Di Martino and P. D. Taylor 2013

See also Berning 2006, Bock 2006, Brown 1952, Brown 1956, Brown 1958, Canu and Bassler 1935, Di Martino and Taylor 2015, Gordon et al. 1994, Gordon and Taylor 1999, Gordon and Taylor 2015, Guha and Gopikrishna 2007, Lee et al. 1997 and Schmidt 2003

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Arachnopusia Moyanopora Poricella Quasitrilaminopora Tremogasterina Trichinopolia

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (4 collections), New Zealand (3), United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene of Australia (2), New Zealand (3), Panama (2)

• Miocene to Oligocene of Australia (7)

• Miocene of Algeria (1), Australia (3), India (1), Indonesia (1), Morocco (1), New Zealand (3), Romania (1), Spain (4)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Australia (4)

• Oligocene of Australia (2), United States (2: Mississippi)

• Eocene of New Zealand (2)

• Paleocene to Eocene of New Zealand (1)

• Cretaceous of Mexico (1), United States (1: California)

Total: 51 collections including 64 occurrences

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