Alphacyathus Bedford and Bedford 1939 (archaeocyath sponge)

Archaeocyatha - Putapacyathida - Alphacyathidae

Full reference: R. Bedford and J. Bedford. 1939. Development and classification of Archaeos (Pleospongia). Kyancutta Museum, Memoirs 6:67-82

Parent taxon: Alphacyathidae according to F. Debrenne et al. 2015

See also Kerner et al. 2011 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Aptocyathus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Alphacyathus in the database

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