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Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Staurodermatidae

Stauroderma was named by Zittel (1877) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-u J Kimm-l Sepkoski's reference number: 775,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Hexactinosa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Staurodermatidae by Finks et al. (2004).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Stauroderma Zittel
2002Stauroderma Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Stauroderma Finks et al. p. 498

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
subclassHexasterophoraSchulze 1886
orderHexactinosaSchrammen 1903
familyStaurodermatidaeZittel 1877
genusStaurodermaZittel 1877

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: silicac
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-05-08 18:50:16
Modified: 2009-05-08 20:50:16
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Bambach et al. 2007

Age range: base of the Oxfordian to the top of the Early/Lower Campanian or 163.50000 to 70.60000 Ma

Collections (32 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Callovian164.7 - 161.2France (Rhone-Alpes) S. inversa (114540)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Spain S. sp. (67866 67867)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Argentina S. sp. (184598)
Late/Upper Jurassic163.5 - 145.0Spain S. explanatum (112573 112576)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Portugal S. lochense, S. sp. (68215)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Poland S. lochense (60851 60852 60853 60854 60856)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7France S. birmensdorfensis, S. depressa, S. vasa (67975)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Germany S. lochense (74044 74045)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Germany (Bavaria) S. lochensis (25411)
Middle Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7France S. birmensdorfensis, S. depressa, S. vasa (68642)
Middle Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Spain S. sp. (68308)
Middle Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Germany S. lochense (74034)
Middle Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Poland S. lochense (60811 60821 114252)
Middle Oxfordian - Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Germany S. lochense (74033 74036)
Kimmeridgian157.3 - 152.1Germany S. lochense (74063)
Kimmeridgian157.3 - 152.1Portugal S. sp., S. lochense (68207)
Early/Lower Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany (Bavaria) S. lochensis (25412)
Early/Lower Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany S. lochense (74037)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany (Baden-W├╝rttemberg) S. sp. (154138)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany S. sp. (34650)
Early/Lower Tithonian150.8 - 145.0Germany S. lochense (34608)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Germany (Sachsen-Anhalt) S. cretacea (112629)