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Prosiphonella amplectens

Demospongea - Agelasida - Maeandrostiidae

Taxonomy
Prosiphonella amplectens was named by Dieci et al. (1968). It is not extant. Its type locality is Rumerlo, which is in a Carnian perireef or subreef marl/limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy. It is the type species of Prosiphonella.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Prosiphonella amplectens Dieci et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
RankNameAuthor
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familyMaeandrostiidaeFinks 1971
genusProsiphonella
speciesamplectens

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