Dictyonocoelia schweiggeri Goldfuss 1829 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Innaecoeliida - Craticulariidae

Alternative combinations: Craticularia schweiggeri, Laocoetis schweiggeri, Scyphia schweiggeri, Thyroidium schweiggeri

Belongs to Dictyonocoelia according to R. M. Finks et al. 2004

See also Lagneau-Herenger 1962 and Pisera 1997

Sister taxon: Dictyonocoelia lineatum

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Cretaceous of France (1 collection)

• Jurassic of France (1), Germany (11), Poland (5)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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