Stromatopora Goldfuss 1826 (sponge)

Stromatoporoidea - Stromatoporida - Stromatoporidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Climacostroma, Eostromatopora, Glyptostromoides, Lineastroma, Neosyringostroma, Pseudotrupetostroma, Stromaporidium, Taleastroma

Subtaxa: Stromatopora arcuata Stromatopora chauffati Stromatopora gortanii Stromatopora hensoni Stromatopora mikkwaensis Stromatopora prima

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Ethiopia (3 collections), India (1)

• Devonian of Afghanistan (14), Australia (13), Austria (1), Belgium (3), Canada (49: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario), China (9), the Czech Republic (15), France (8), Germany (20), Iran (2), Mongolia (6), Morocco (3), New Zealand (2), Poland (7), the Russian Federation (8), Spain (16), Tajikistan (8), Thailand (1), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (6: Alaska, Nevada, New York), Uzbekistan (1), Vietnam (7), Western Sahara (1)

• Silurian of Australia (1), Canada (8: Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Quebec), China (1), the Czech Republic (1), Estonia (3), India (1), Latvia (1), Mongolia (1), the Russian Federation (1), Sweden (7), the United Kingdom (2), United States (24: Alaska, Indiana, Iowa, New York, West Virginia)

• Ordovician to Silurian of Canada (1: Northwest Territories)

• Ordovician of China (1), United States (2: Ohio, Tennessee)

Total: 261 collections including 346 occurrences

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