Callopora Gray 1848 (bryozoan)

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Calloporidae

Parent taxon: Calloporidae according to B. Berning 2006

See also Brown 1958, Lee et al. 1997, Pouyet 2000, Sepkoski 2002 and Smith et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Alderina, Allantopora, Amphiblestrum, Aplousina, Copidozoum, Cranosina, Crassicellepora, Crassimarginatella, Cymulopora, Distelopora, Ellisina, Flustrellaria, Foveolaria, Gilbertopora, Hemiseptella, Lunulites, Marginaria, Marssonopora, Membraniporidra, Odontionella, Onychoblestrum, Parellisina, Pithodella, Planicellaria, Pyriporoides, Ramphonotus, Reptoporina, Stamenocella, Tegella, Treptopora, Tumaiella, Tyloporella, Undistelopora, Valdemunitella, Wilbertopora

Subtaxa: Callopora fenestrata Callopora monilifera Callopora piriformis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections)

• Pliocene of Antarctica (1), Jamaica (1), Spain (1)

• Miocene to Oligocene of Australia (2)

• Miocene of the Czech Republic (6), Spain (2)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Australia (1)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Alabama)

• Eocene of New Zealand (1), United States (1: Mississippi)

• Paleocene of Austria (1), Denmark (1), France (1), Sweden (1)

• Cretaceous of France (1), United States (1: Tennessee)

Total: 25 collections including 31 occurrences

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