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Solenopora W. Dybowski, Chaetetiden Ostbalt. Silur-Format. 124. 1877.
T.: S. spongioides W. Dybowski
Originally described as a sponge; then assigned to the algae; Riding (Palaeontology 47: 1-6. 2004) again considers it to be a sponge. The generic name is retained in botanical nomenclature for purposes of homonymy.
Lower Silurian; Vasalemma near Hargla, Estonia.
FOSSIL-ANIMALIA (2) 01 May 2006