Intrasporeocoelia hubeiensis Fan and Zhang 1985 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Agelasida - Intrasporeocoeliidae

Synonym: Intrasporeocoelia laxa Wu 1991

Full reference: J. S. Fan and W. Zhang. 1985. Sphinctozoans from Late Permian Reefs of Lichuan, West Hubei, China. Facies 13:1-44

Belongs to Intrasporeocoelia according to O. Weidlich and B. Senowbari-Daryan 1996

See also Fan and Zhang 1985, Fan et al. 1987, Rigby et al. 1989, Rigby et al. 1994, Senowbari-Daryan and Ingavat-Helmcke 1994, Senowbari-Daryan and Rigby 1991 and Wu 1991

Sister taxa: Intrasporeocoelia orientalis, Intrasporeocoelia robusta

Type specimens:

  • Intrasporeocoelia hubeiensis: Thin section O292. Its type locality is Jiantianba Reef, Section J, Lichuan, which is in a Changhsingian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Changxing Formation of China.
  • Intrasporeocoelia laxa: xb33-3-9.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (26 collections), Greece (1), Italy (1), Oman (1), Thailand (1), Tunisia (5)

Total: 35 collections including 37 occurrences

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