Jereica turbo Schrammen 1910 (demosponge)

Demospongiae - Spirosclerophorida - Jereicidae

Full reference: A. Schrammen. 1910. Die Kieselspongien der oberen Kreide von Nordwestdeutschland, Teil 1 Tetraxonia, Monaxonia und Silicea incert. sedis [Upper Cretaceous sponges from north-western Germany, part 1 Tetraxonia, Monaxonia and Silicea incert. sedis]. Palaeontographica, Supplement 5:1-175

Belongs to Jereica according to A. Schrammen 1910

Sister taxa: Jereica excavata, Jereica oligostoma, Jereica polystoma, Jereica punctata

Type specimen: Its type locality is Ilsede, which is in a Santonian deep subtidal shelf marl in Germany

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Ilsede

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