Spongomassa Won and Below 1999 (radiolarian)

Protozoa - Archaeospicularia - Archeoentactiniidae

Full reference: M.-Z. Won and R. Below. 1999. Cambrian Radiolaria from the Georgina Basin, Queensland, Australia. Micropaleontology 45(4):325-363

Parent taxon: Archeoentactiniidae according to P. Noble et al. 2017

See also Won and Below 1999

Sister taxa: Archeoentactinia, Fungomacula, Lithosphaera, Pararcheoentactinia, Sphaeroentactinia

Subtaxa: Spongomassa gigantea Spongomassa nannosphaera

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Type: Spongomassa gigantea

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Australia (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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