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Epiplastospongia coactilis

Demospongea - Megalithistida - Saccospongiidae

Taxonomy
Epiplastospongia coactilis was named by Rigby (1977). It is not extant. Its type locality is Long Point Peninsula, Port au Port, which is in a Caradocian reef, buildup or bioherm framestone in the Lourdes Limestone Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Epiplastospongia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Epiplastospongia coactilis Rigby

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderMegalithistida
RankNameAuthor
suborderMegamorinaZittel 1878
familySaccospongiidae
genusEpiplastospongia
speciescoactilis

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