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Corticulospongia floccosa

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosa - Euplectellidae

Taxonomy
Corticulospongia floccosa was named by Rigby and Chatterton (1989). It is not extant. Its type locality is Baillie-Hamilton Island, BH2, 84.3m, which is in a Ludlow slope limestone/shale in the Cape Phillips Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Corticulospongia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Corticulospongia floccosa Rigby and Chatterton

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLyssacinosaZittel 1877
RankNameAuthor
familyEuplectellidaeGray 1867
genusCorticulospongia
speciesfloccosa

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