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Calcarea - Calcaronea

Sphaerocoeliida was named by Vacelet (1979). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Calcarea by Sepkoski (2002); to Calcaronea by Finks et al. (2004); and to Calcinea by Senowbari-Daryan and Rigby (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Sphaerocoeliida Vacelet
2002Sphaerocoelida Sepkoski
2004Sphaerocoeliida Finks et al. p. 750
2015Sphaerocoeliida Senowbari-Daryan and Rigby p. 391

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classCalcareaBowerbank 1864
orderCalcaroneaBidder 1898
orderSphaerocoeliidaVacelet 1979
orderSphaerocoeliidaVacelet 1979

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.

Or. †Sphaerocoeliida Vacelet 1979
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Fm. †Sphaerocoeliidae Steinmann 1882
G. †Barroisia Munier-Chalmas 1882
Barroisia siciliana Senowbari-Daryan and Abate 1996
Sphaerocoelia globusfera Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015
Sphaerocoelia madoniensis Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015
Sphaerocoelia magnipora Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015
Sphaerocoelia norica Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015
G. †Sphinctonella Hurcewicz 1975
Sphinctonella trestiani Hurcewicz 1975
G. †Thalamopora Roemer 1841
Thalamopora lusitanica Termier et al. 1985
G. †Tremacystia Hinde 1884
No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-05-09 18:57:37
Modified: 2009-05-09 20:57:37
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Bambach et al. 2007

Age range: base of the Norian to the top of the Late/Upper Aptian or 228.00000 to 113.00000 Ma

Collections (25 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Norian - Rhaetian228.0 - 201.3Italy Sphaerocoelia globusfera (170145) Sphaerocoelia norica, Sphaerocoelia magnipora, Sphaerocoelia madoniensis (170144)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Portugal Thalamopora lusitanica (68246)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Poland Sphinctonella trestiani (113007)
Late/Upper Oxfordian - Kimmeridgian161.2 - 152.1Portugal Thalamopora lusitanica (68245)
Late/Upper Oxfordian - Early/Lower Kimmeridgian161.2 - 150.8Portugal Barroisia sp. (68590)
Kimmeridgian157.3 - 152.1Portugal Thalamopora lusitanica (68242)
Kimmeridgian157.3 - 152.1Portugal (Centro) Sphaerocoelia sp. (68220)
Kimmeridgian - Early/Lower Tithonian157.3 - 145.0Romania Thalamopora lusitanica (201710)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Austria Thalamopora lusitanica (36223)
Late/Upper Tithonian150.8 - 145.0Italy Barroisia siciliana (68259)
Early/Lower Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0Spain Barroisia sp. (34748)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45France Barroisia sp. (64068)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45Germany Barroisia helvetica (50505)
Barremian - Aptian129.4 - 113.0Austria Barroisia helvetica (74610)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0United Kingdom (England) Barroisia anastomosans, Barroisia clavata (1857 1866) Barroisia anastomosans, Barroisia irregularis, Barroisia clavata (1854)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 113.0France (Rhone-Alpes) Barroisia anastomans (112654)
Early/Lower Aptian121.4 - 122.46Germany Barroisia helvetica (50421 50512) Barroisia sp. (25535 50511)
Early/Lower Aptian121.4 - 122.46France Barroisia helvetica, Barroisia anastomans (56530)
Early/Lower Aptian - Late/Upper Aptian121.4 - 113.0France Barroisia sp. (56667)