Porifera

Sponges
Phylum Porifera Grant, 1836

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Taxon ID: 39 / 2013-11-03
Belongs to: Animalia
Sister taxa: Agmata | Pogonophora | Cnidaria | Bryozoa | Brachiopoda | Mollusca | Priapulida | Echinodermata | Annelida | Arthropoda | Hemichordata | Chordata | Animalia Incertae sedis
Contains: Calcarea | Demospongea | Heteractinida | Hexactinellida | Stromatoporoidea
Stratigraphic range: Ediacara Recent | ~ 650,0–0,0 Ma
Baltoscandian species (in database): 149

Selection of related publications

  • Vinn & Toom, 2017. Early symbiotic rugosan endobionts in stromatoporoids from the Rhuddanian of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Kershaw & Mõtus, 2016 . Palaeoecology of corals and stromatoporoids in a late Silurian biostrome in Estonia [DOI]
  • Vinn, 2016b. Symbiotic endobionts in Paleozoic stromatoporoids [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2015a. Earliest known rugosan-stromatoporoid symbiosis from the Llandovery of Estonia (Baltica) [DOI]
  • Vinn & Mõtus, 2014b . Symbiotic worms in biostromal stromatoporoids from the Ludfordian (Late Silurian) of Saaremaa, Estonia [DOI]
  • Vinn et al., 2014a. Symbiotic endobiont biofacies in the Silurian of Baltica [DOI]
  • Rhebergen & Botting, 2014. A new Silurian (Llandovery, Talychian) sponge assemblage from Gotland, Sweden [DOI]
  • Rhebergen, 2014. A new Late Ordovician erratic anthaspidellid sponge (Porifera) originating from Baltica
  • Vinn & Mõtus, 2014a. Endobiotic Rugosan Symbionts in Stromatoporoids from the Sheinwoodian (Silurian) of Baltica [DOI]
  • Vinn & Wilson, 2012a. Encrustation and bioerosion on late Sheinwoodian (Wenlock, Silurian) stromatoporoids from Saaremaa, Estonia
  • Rhebergen, 2011. Short note on three species of Ordovician Orchocladina (Demospongea, Porifera)
  • Botting & Rhebergen, 2011. A remarkable new Middle Sandbian (Ordovician) hexactinellid sponge in Baltic erratics
  • Nestor, H. et al., 2010. Late Ordovician and Early Silurian Stromatopoid Sponges from Anticosti Island, Eastern Canada: crossing the O/S mass extinction boundary
  • Rhebergen, 2009. Ordovician sponges (Porifera) and other silicifications from Baltica in Neogene and Pleistocene fluvial deposits of the Netherlands and northern Germany [DOI]
  • Mõtus & Hints, O., 2007. 10th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera. Excursion B2: Lower Paleozoic geology and corals of Estonia. Excursion Guidebook
  • Rhebergen, 2007a. Revision of the species Astraeospongium Patina Roemer, 1861, based on Ordovician bedrock specimens from Estonia
  • Rhebergen, 2005. Sponges (Porifera) from Silurian strata on Gotland, Sweden [DOI]
  • Riding, 2004. Solenopora is a Chaetetid Sponge, not an Alga
  • Rhebergen, 2004. A new Ordovician astylospongiid sponge (Porifera) as an erratic from Baltica
  • Rhebergen & Kempen, 2002. An unusual Silurian erratic astylospongiid (Porifera) from Gotland, Sweden
  • Nestor, H. et al., 2001. Description of the type section, cyclicity, and correlation of the Riksu Formation (Wenlock, Estonia)
  • Nestor, H., 1981a. Stromatoporoids
  • Nestor, H., 1976. Early Paleozoic stromatoporoids from the Moiero River (North of the Siberian platform)
  • Nestor, H., 1966a. Wenlockian and Ludlovian Stromatoporoidea of Estonia
  • Nestor, H., 1964. Ordovician and Llandoverian Stromatoporoidea of Estonia
  • Nestor, H., 1960. Plumatalinia - A New Genus of Stromatoporoidea from the Upper Ordovician of the Estonian S.S.R.