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Spongodiscidae (ss)

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Spongodiscidae -> Spongodiscidae (ss)
Sister taxa: Euchitoniidae, Spongodiscidae (ss), Spongodiscidae inc sed, Sponguridae, Stylodictyidae
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)Granddaughter taxa

neptune records: 48
Rhopalodictyum californicum
Rhopalodictyum sp.


neptune records: 737


neptune records: 276
Spongopyle ecleptos
Spongopyle insolita
Spongopyle osculosa
Spongopyle sanfilippoae
Spongopyle stauromorphos
Spongopyle trabeata
Spongopyle sp.


neptune records: 690
Spongotrochus americanus
Spongotrochus glacialis
Spongotrochus longispinus
Spongotrochus vitabilis
Spongotrochus sp.


neptune records: 117
Stylotrochus alveatus
Stylotrochus charlestonensis
Stylotrochus nitidus
Stylotrochus quadribrachiatus
Stylotrochus sol
Stylotrochus sp.


taxonomic rank: family (new classif)
Taxonomic discussion: Spongodiscidae (sensu stricto) - this category is being used for genera which were placed in the traditional family Spongodiscidae and which are now placed in the revised family created from it with the same name but restricted scope [JRY 2020]

Catalog entries: Spongodiscidae (ss) [no catalog entry yet]


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant. Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within Paleogene Period (23.03-66.04Ma, base in Danian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:



Spongodiscidae (ss) compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 14-6-2024

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