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Zangerlispongia richardsoni

Heteractinida - Octactinellida - Eiffeliidae

Taxonomy
Zangerlispongia richardsoni was named by Rigby and Nitecki (1975). It is not extant. Its type locality is Alden Mine No. 5, Farmington, which is in a Desmoinesian marine shale in the Carbondale Formation of Illinois. It is the type species of Zangerlispongia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Zangerlispongia richardsoni Rigby and Nitecki

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHeteractinidaHinde 1888
orderOctactinellidaHinde 1887
RankNameAuthor
familyEiffeliidaeRigby 1986
genusZangerlispongia
speciesrichardsoni

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