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Verpaspongia nodosa

Demospongea - Streptosolenidae

Taxonomy
Verpaspongia nodosa was named by Johns (1994). It is not extant. Its type locality is IK-3. Ikes Canyon sponge beds, Toquima Range, which is in a Rangerian carbonate limestone in the Antelope Valley Limestone Formation of Nevada. It is the type species of Verpaspongia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Verpaspongia nodosa Johns

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
RankNameAuthor
suborderOrchocladinaRauff 1895
familyStreptosolenidae
genusVerpaspongia
speciesnodosa

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