Celleporaria Lamouroux 1821 (bryozoan)

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Lepraliellidae

Synonym: Holoporella Waters 1909

Parent taxon: Lepraliellidae according to P. Bock 2006

See also Brown 1952, Brown 1956, Brown 1958, Di Martino and Taylor 2015, Gordon et al. 1994, Pouyet 2000, Schmidt 2003 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Buchneria, Chataimulosia, Cryptostomella, Frurionella, Kleidionella, Lepraliella, Multescharellina, Sphaeropora

Subtaxa: Celleporaria agglutinans Celleporaria gambierensis Celleporaria nummularia Celleporaria palmata Holoporella hastigera Holoporella tridenticulata

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (3 collections), Greece (2), Mexico (1), Panama (1), United States (7: Florida, North Carolina)

• Pliocene of Australia (1), Panama (6), Spain (3)

• Miocene of Australia (1), the Czech Republic (4), France (5), Germany (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Malta (2), New Zealand (1), Panama (2), Portugal (1), Romania (1), Spain (6), Ukraine (2)

Total: 52 collections including 60 occurrences

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