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Auriculospongia

Demospongea - Agelasida - Auriculospongiidae

Taxonomy
Auriculospongia was named by Termier and Termier (1977). Its type is Phacellopegma auriculata. It is the type genus of Auriculospongiidae, Auriculospongiinae.

It was assigned to Auriculospongiidae by Termier and Termier (1977); and to Auriculospongiinae by Amirhassankhani et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Auriculospongia Termier and Termier
2014Auriculospongia Amirhassankhani et al. p. 298

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
RankNameAuthor
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familyAuriculospongiidae
subfamilyAuriculospongiinaeTermier and Termier 1977
genusAuriculospongiaTermier and Termier 1977

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