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Demospongea - Cephaloraphiditidae

Cephaloraphidites was named by Schrammen (1899) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 205,1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Cephaloraphidites cavernosus.

It was assigned to Astrophorida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cephaloraphiditidae by Finks et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Cephaloraphidites Schrammen
2002Cephaloraphidites Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cephaloraphidites Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassChoristida(Sollas 1888)
familyCephaloraphiditidaeReid 1968
genusCephaloraphiditesSchrammen 1899

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