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Shitangspongia

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Shitangspongia Luo et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
RankNameAuthor
genusShitangspongia

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
H.-L. Luo et al. 2008Large, thin-walled sponge, elliptical in outline, with a contracted based and a possible wide osculum at top. Spicules fine and small. Skeleton composes of packed or irregular monaxons.
Measurements
No measurements are available
Locomotion: stationaryp
Attached: yesp
Life habit: epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederp
Created: 2004-02-27 17:00:59
Modified: 2009-04-21 14:14:43
Source: p = phylum
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: Botomian or 516.00000 to 513.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Botomian516.0 - 513.0China (Yunnan) S. lata (90357)