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Sheldonia trabecula

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosa - Euplectellidae

Regadrella trabecula was named by Rigby (1981). It is not extant. Its type locality is TU 869 Brooks Swamp, which is in a Bartonian/Priabonian marine claystone in the Castle Hayne Formation of North Carolina. It is the type species of Sheldonia.

It was recombined as Sheldonia trabecula by Finks et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Regadrella trabecula Rigby
2011Sheldonia trabecula Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLyssacinosaZittel 1877
familyEuplectellidaeGray 1867

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.

No diagnoses are available