Craticularia stellata Lagneau-Herenger 1962 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Innaecoeliida - Craticulariidae

Full reference: L. Lagneau-Herenger. 1962. Contribution a l'etude des spongiaires siliceux du Cretace inferieur. Memoires de la Societe Geologique de France 95:1-252

Belongs to Craticularia according to L. Lagneau-Herenger 1962

Sister taxa: Craticularia auricularis, Craticularia australis, Craticularia parallela, Craticularia roemeri, Craticularia subseriata

Type specimen: Its type locality is Can Casanyas Castellet, which is in an Aptian coastal sandstone in Spain

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of France (3 collections), Spain (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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