Amphipora Schulz 1883 (sponge)

Stromatoporoidea - Amphiporida - Amphiporidae

Parent taxon: Amphiporidae according to C. W. Stearn et al. 1999

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Clathrodictyella, Euryamphipora, Novitella, Stellopora, Vacuustroma

Subtaxa: Amphipora amplusa Amphipora aperta Amphipora moravica Amphipora ninglangensis Amphipora rhapida Amphipora vacuite

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Devonian of Afghanistan (6 collections), Australia (12), Austria (3), Belgium (4), Canada (37: Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut), China (6), the Czech Republic (50), France (2), Germany (22), Italy (3), Mongolia (2), Morocco (5), Poland (2), the Russian Federation (5), Spain (1), Tajikistan (9), Thailand (4), the United Kingdom (1), United States (50: Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, Iowa, Nevada, North Dakota), Uzbekistan (2), Vietnam (15), Western Sahara (1)

• Silurian to Devonian of Tajikistan (1)

• Silurian of China (1), the Russian Federation (1), Tajikistan (1), Ukraine (1), United States (5: Alaska, Indiana)

Total: 252 collections including 355 occurrences

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