Halichondrites Walcott 1920 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Halichondritidae

Alternative spelling: Halicondrites

Parent taxon: Halichondritidae according to J. K. Rigby and D. Collins 2004

See also Bambach et al. 2007, Caron and Jackson 2008 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Pohlispongia

Subtaxa: Halichondrites elissa

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Jurassic of Germany (1 collection)

• Cambrian of Canada (7: British Columbia), China (8)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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