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Ophiraphidites

Demospongea - Astrophorida

Taxonomy
Ophiraphidites was named by Carter (1876) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sn T Eo-m Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Astrophorida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Ophiraphidites Carter
2002Ophiraphidites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
Tetractinellida
orderAstrophorida
genusOphiraphiditesCarter 1876

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