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Astylostroma micra

Demospongea - Astylospongiidae

Astylostroma micra was named by Rigby and Webby (1988). It is not extant. Its type locality is Upper Gleesons Creek, Cliefden Caves, which is in an Eastonian/Bolindian slope/ramp reef limestone/siltstone in the Malongulli Formation of Australia. It is the type species of Astylostroma.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Astylostroma micra Rigby and Webby

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
suborderOrchocladinaRauff 1895
familyAstylospongiidaeZittel 1877

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