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Anthracosycon

Demospongea - Anthracosyconidae

Taxonomy
Anthracosycon was named by Girty (1909) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon-l P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 203]. Its type is Anthracosycon ficus.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Anthracosycon Girty
1943Laubenfelsia King p. 9
2002Anthracosycon Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Laubenfelsia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Anthracosycon Finks et al. p. 124

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
RankNameAuthor
suborderOrchocladinaRauff 1895
familyAnthracosyconidae
genusAnthracosycon

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