Entobia Bronn 1838 (demosponge)

Demospongea - Clavulina - Clionaidae

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

See also Hantzschel 1975

Sister taxa: Alectona, Cliona

Subtaxa: Entobia cateniformis Entobia cretacea Entobia laquea

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Type: Entobia cretacea

Ecology: stationary boring suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Cayman Islands (1 collection), Jamaica (1)

• Miocene of Cyprus (1), India (1), Malta (2), Panama (1), United States (3: Maryland)

• Oligocene of Costa Rica (1)

• Eocene of Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1)

• Cretaceous of France (8), Spain (1), United States (4: California)

• Jurassic of France (2), Germany (1), Iran (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 32 collections including 42 occurrences

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