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Aulocopella scelidos

Demospongea - Anthaspidellidae

Taxonomy
Aulocopella scelidos was named by Rigby and Bayer (1971). It is not extant. Its type locality is Clermont, which is in an Edenian/Maysvillian marine horizon in the Scales Shale Formation of Iowa.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Aulocopella scelidos Rigby and Bayer

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

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