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Nexospongia sillaensis

Demospongea - Megalithistida - Nexospongiidae

Taxonomy
Nexospongia sillaensis was named by Carrera (1996). It is not extant. Its type locality is Cerro La Silla, which is in an Arenigian carbonate wackestone/grainstone in the San Juan Formation of Argentina. It is the type species of Nexospongia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Nexospongia sillaensis Carrera

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderMegalithistida
RankNameAuthor
suborderMegamorinaZittel 1878
familyNexospongiidae
genusNexospongia
speciessillaensis

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