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Archaeoscyphia boltoni

Demospongea - Anthaspidellidae

Taxonomy
Archaeoscyphia boltoni was named by Rigby and Nitecki (1973). It is not extant. Its type locality is Anticosti Island, Salmon River, which is in a Hirnantian shallow subtidal limestone in the Ellis Bay Formation of Canada.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Archaeoscyphia boltoni Rigby and Nitecki

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

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