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Eiffelospongia hirsuta

Heteractinida - Octactinellida - Eiffeliidae

Eiffelospongia hirsuta was named by Rigby and Collins (2004). It is not extant. Its type locality is Trilobite Bed, Mount Stephen, which is in a Delamaran deep-water shale in the Burgess Shale Formation of Canada. It is the type species of Eiffelospongia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Eiffelospongia hirsuta Rigby and Collins

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHeteractinidaHinde 1888
orderOctactinellidaHinde 1887
familyEiffeliidaeRigby 1986

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