Alpinothalamia bavarica Ott 1967 (demosponge)

Demospongiae - Hadromerida - Celyphiidae

Alternative combination: Cystothalamia bavarica

Belongs to Alpinothalamia according to B. Senowbari-Daryan 1990

Sister taxa: Alpinothalamia minima, Alpinothalamia polysiphonata, Alpinothalamia slovenica

Type specimen: Its type locality is Karwendel reef, Austria, which is in a Ladinian reef, buildup or bioherm reef rocks in the Wettersteinkalk Formation of Austria

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Austria (6 collections), Germany (1), Greece (1), Hungary (2), Italy (2), Oman (3), Slovakia (10), Slovenia (2), Turkey (1)

Total: 28 collections each including a single occurrence

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