Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Moleculospina mammillata

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Piraniidae

Taxonomy
Hazelia mammillata was named by Walcott (1920). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Moleculospina mammillata by Finks et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Hazelia mammillata Walcott
2004Moleculospina mammillata Finks et al.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
orderProtomonaxonida
RankNameAuthor
familyPiraniidaeLaubenfels 1955
genusMoleculospinaRigby 1986
speciesmammillata(Walcott 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