Specimen 17368

Collection: Invertebrate
Catalog No.: 17368
Accn. No.: 439
Case No.:63
Remarks: Interior of specimen shows the wall and chambers; note the distinctive cribrate plate covering the exterior opening of the second chamber. Exterior of specimens shows the fine pores of the surface and the large opening (ostia) which leads to the cribrate plate.

Senowbari-Daryan, Baba, and George D. Stanley Jr. "Triassic sponges (Sphinctozoa) from Hells Canyon, Oregon." Journal of Paleontology (1988): 419-423.
Holotype & Figured

KMoore - 2013
Specimen Information
Type Status: holotype
Elements: 1
Part: No
Counterpart: No
Taxon InformationLocality Information
Taxon Name: Colospongia whaleniLocality No.: MI 8417
Common Name: Sponge
Order: Vaceletida Continent/Ocean: North America
Family: Colospongiidae Country: United States
Genus: Colospongia State/Province: Oregon
Species: whaleni County:
Body of Water:
Collector InformationTime Period: Mesozoic: Triassic: Late: Norian
Collector: Whalen, Michael T.Group:
Organization: Super Group:
Date Added: 10-23-2006    Last Modified: 01-11-2013

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