Stauroderma Zittel 1877 (glass sponge)

Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Staurodermatidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Rhodanospongia, Saynospongia

Subtaxa: Stauroderma cretacea

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Germany (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Argentina (1), France (3), Germany (12), Poland (8), Portugal (2), Spain (5)

Total: 32 collections including 38 occurrences

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