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Leucopsacidae

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosa - Leucopsacidae

Taxonomy
Leucopsacidae was named by Ijima (1903).

It was assigned to Lyssacinosida by Brückner (2006) and Worheide et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Leucopsacidae Ijima
2006Leucopsacidae Brückner p. 31
2012Leucopsacidae Worheide et al. p. 35 figs. Fig. 1.5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
RankNameAuthor
orderLyssacinosaZittel 1877
familyLeucopsacidaeIjima 1903
familyLeucopsacidaeIjima 1903

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available