Astrophorida Sollas, 1887

Łukowiak, Magdalena, 2015, Late Eocene siliceous sponge fauna of southern Australia: reconstruction based on loose spicules record, Zootaxa 3917 (1), pp. 1-65 : 15

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Astrophorida Sollas, 1887


Order Astrophorida Sollas, 1887

The order Astrophorida is the most diversified, along with the orders Poecilosclerida and Hadromerida , considering the number of families and genera recognized, within the studied samples. Five astrophorid families with at least seven genera and 13 species were recorded.

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