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Halichondrites elissa

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Halichondritidae

Discussion

=Halichondrites sp. nov. Chen et al., 1997

Taxonomy
Halichondrites elissa was named by Walcott (1920). It is not extant.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Halichondrites elissa Walcott

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
orderProtomonaxonida
RankNameAuthor
familyHalichondritidaeRigby 1986
genusHalichondritesWalcott 1920
specieselissaWalcott 1920

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