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Saetaspongia densa

Hexactinellida - Reticulosa - Protospongiidae

Saetaspongia densa was named by Mehl and Reitner (1993) [in Steiner et al.]. It is not extant. It is the type species of Saetaspongia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Saetaspongia densa Mehl and Reitner

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderReticulosaReid 1958
superfamilyProtospongioideaHinde 1887
familyProtospongiidaeHinde 1887
genusSaetaspongiaMehl and Reitner 1993
speciesdensaMehl and Reitner 1993

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.

No diagnoses are available