Archaeocyathus atlanticus Billings 1861 (archaeocyath sponge)

Archaeocyatha - Archaeocyathida - Archaeocyathidae

Belongs to Archaeocyathus according to V. J. Okulitch 1954

See also Okulitch 1950

Sister taxa: Archaeocyathus (Spirocyathus), Archaeocyathus abacus, Archaeocyathus arborensis, Archaeocyathus chikinevae, Archaeocyathus dwighti, Sanxiacyathus sinuatus, Flindersicyathus mcdamensis, Flindersicyathus aenigmatus

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cambrian of United States (3: California, Nevada collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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