Sollasia ostiolata Steinmann 1882 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Agelasida - Girtyocoeliidae

Synonym: Sollasia dussaulti Mansuy 1914

Belongs to Sollasia according to J. K. Rigby and G. L. Bell 2006

See also Boiko 1991, Deng 1982, Finks et al. 2004, Rigby et al. 1994, Rigby et al. 1995, Rigby et al. 1998, Senowbari-Daryan and di Stefano 1988, Senowbari-Daryan and Ingavat-Helmcke 1994, Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2005, Senowbari-Daryan and Rigby 1988, Termier and Termier 1977, Weidlich and Senowbari-Daryan 1996 and Wu 1991

Sister taxa: Sollasia absita, Sollasia amaurosa, Sollasia arta, Sollasia cylindrica, Sollasia norica, Sollasia parva, Sollasia spheroida

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (10 collections), Iran (2), Italy (1), Oman (5), Tajikistan (1), Thailand (1), Tunisia (17), United States (136: New Mexico, Texas)

• Carboniferous of Austria (1)

Total: 174 collections each including a single occurrence

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