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Divaricospongia dilata

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosa - Stiodermatidae

Taxonomy
Divaricospongia dilata was named by Rigby and Maher (1995). It is not extant. Its type locality is Loomis Creek, Snake Mountains, which is in a Ludlow marginal marine siltstone in the Roberts Mountains Formation of Nevada. It is the type species of Divaricospongia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Divaricospongia dilata Rigby and Maher

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLyssacinosaZittel 1877
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyBrachiospongioidea
familyStiodermatidae
genusDivaricospongia
speciesdilata

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