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Jereica punctata

Demospongiae - Spirosclerophorida - Jereicidae

Siphonia punctata was named by Goldfuss (1826). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Jereica punctata by Zittel (1878).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1826Siphonia punctata Goldfuss
1878Jereica punctata Zittel

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongiae(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderSpirosclerophoridaReid 1963
suborderRhizomorinaZittel 1895
superfamilyScleritodermatoideaSollas 1888
familyJereicidaeSchrammen 1924
genusJereicaZittel 1878
speciespunctata(Goldfuss 1826)

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.

Jereica punctata Goldfuss 1826
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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: silicao
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2006-05-26 06:29:24
Modified: 2009-05-08 20:27:50
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Whittington et al. 1997

Age range: base of the Coniacian to the top of the Early/Lower Campanian or 89.80000 to 70.60000 Ma

Collections (4 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Coniacian - Santonian89.8 - 83.6Germany (Niedersachsen) Jereica punctata (110612 110613)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Germany (Sachsen-Anhalt) Jereica punctata (112628 112629)