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Cyathophycus akiensis

Hexactinellida - Reticulosa - Hintzespongiidae

Taxonomy
Cyathophycus akiensis was named by Rigby et al. (1998). It is not extant. Its type locality is C-209746 Fluke lead-zinc prospect, which is in a Wenlock marginal marine siltstone in Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Cyathophycus akiensis Rigby et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderReticulosaReid 1958
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyHintzespongioideaFinks 1983
familyHintzespongiidae
genusCyathophycusWalcott 1879
speciesakiensis

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