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Leptomitella confusa

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Leptomitidae

Taxonomy
Leptomitella confusa was named by Chen et al. (1989). It is not extant. Its type locality is Maotianshan, unit Cf5, which is in an Atdabanian marginal marine mudstone in the Qiongzhusi Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Leptomitella confusa Chen et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
orderProtomonaxonida
RankNameAuthor
familyLeptomitidaeDe Laubenfels 1955
genusLeptomitellaRigby 1986
speciesconfusa

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