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Archaeoscyphia mazourkaensis

Demospongea - Anthaspidellidae

Taxonomy
Nevadocoelia mazourkaensis was named by Greife and Langenheim (1963). It is not extant. Its type locality is USGS B6086 Mazourka Canyon, which is in a Whiterockian carbonate limestone in the Badger Flat Formation of California.

It was recombined as Archaeoscyphia mazourkaensis by Johns (1994).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Nevadocoelia mazourkaensis Greife and Langenheim
1994Archaeoscyphia mazourkaensis Johns

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
RankNameAuthor
suborderOrchocladinaRauff 1895
familyAnthaspidellidaeMiller 1889
genusArchaeoscyphiaHinde 1889
speciesmazourkaensis()

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