Aulocopella Rauff 1895 (demosponge)

Demospongiae - Lithistida - Streptosolenidae

Parent taxon: Streptosolenidae according to R. M. Finks et al. 2004

See also Rigby and Leith 1989 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Allosaccus, Antrospongia, Aulocopium, Aulocopoides, Dendroclonella, Edriospongia, Eospongia, Gallatinospongia, Hudsonospongia, Lissocoelia, Orlinocyathus, Ozarkocoelia, Perissocoelia, Streptosolen, Verpaspongia, Wilbernicyathus

Subtaxa: Aulocopella dactylos Aulocopella probolos Aulocopella scelidos Aulocopella winnipegensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of Canada (3: British Columbia, Manitoba collections), United States (1: Iowa)

Total: 4 collections including 6 occurrences

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