Aphrocallistes lobata Pomel 1872 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Aphrocallistidae

Alternative combination: Badinskia lobata

Belongs to Aphrocallistes according to C. Brimaud and D. Vachard 1986

Sister taxa: Aphrocallistes alveolites, Aphrocallistes bochotnicensis, Aphrocallistes cylindrodactylus, Aphrocallistes estevoui, Aphrocallistes kazimierzensis, Aphrocallistes lobatus, Aphrocallistes macroporus, Aphrocallistes mammillaris, Aphrocallistes verrucosus, Aphrocallistes vistulae

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Miocene of Brazil (4 collections), Spain (3)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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