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Auriculospongia auriculata

Demospongea - Agelasida - Auriculospongiidae

Taxonomy
Phacellopegma auriculata was named by Termier and Termier (1955). It is the type species of Auriculospongia.

It was recombined as Auriculospongia auriculata by Termier and Termier (1977) and Rigby and Senowbari-Daryan (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Phacellopegma auriculata Termier and Termier p. 625 figs. 9a-b
1977Auriculospongia auriculata Termier and Termier p. 29 figs. Pl 8, figs 1-4
1996Auriculospongia auriculata Rigby and Senowbari-Daryan p. 26 figs. 1.1-1.2, 2.1-2.4, 2.10, 44.1-44.2, 54.1-54.2, 71.1-71.2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
RankNameAuthor
familyAuriculospongiidae
subfamilyAuriculospongiinaeTermier and Termier 1977
genusAuriculospongiaTermier and Termier 1977
speciesauriculata(Termier and Termier 1955)

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