Coelocladia spinosa Girty, 1908

Catalog Number: UC 37793
Taxonomic Name: Coelocladia spinosa Girty, 1908
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Phylum: Porifera
Class: Demospongea
Order: Epipolasida
Period: Pennsylvanian
Formation: Brownwood Shale
Lithology: A yellow sandy limestone approximately 1 foot thick between beds of yellow clays, the entire section being about 20 feet in thickness. This exposure lies in the Brownwood shale from about 35 to 55 feet below the Rock Hill limestone of the Graford formatio
Coordinates Available?: No
EMu IRN: 2267554
Occurrence ID: ae570d4e-c1fc-4ec3-980b-df9b37a83827

Disclaimer: Data and historical records associated with Field Museum's geological collections may contain language which is culturally sensitive owing to the colonial context of the Museum's history. We have specimens collected over the last 150 years, and from all over the world. Some records associated with these specimens may include offensive language. These records do not reflect the Field Museum's current viewpoint but rather the social attitudes and circumstances of the time period when these records were made.

We welcome feedback. We are continually working with our geological records to ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of these data. As we work to promote a greater understanding of the global heritage embodied by our collections, we actively seek consultation and will revise or remove information that is inaccurate or inappropriate. We encourage and welcome help from minorities and other people historically-underrepresented in museum communities, scholars, and others to improve the data in our geological records.