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Hazelia

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Hazeliidae

Taxonomy
Hazelia was named by Walcott (1920) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Boto-u Cm uMid-m Sepkoski's reference number: 766,883,1019]. It is not extant. Its type is Hazelia palmata.

It was assigned to Hazeliidae by Rigby (1987); to Haplosclerida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Demospongia by Bambach et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Hazelia Walcott
1987Hazelia Rigby
2002Hazelia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Hazelia Bambach et al. p. S80

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
orderProtomonaxonida
familyHazeliidaeDe Laubenfels 1955
genusHazeliaWalcott 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