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Fieldospongia

Demospongea - Anthaspidellidae

Taxonomy
Fieldospongia was named by Rigby (1986) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm lMid-l].

It was assigned to Lithistida by Sepkoski (2002); to Anthaspidellidae by Finks et al. (2004); and to Demospongia by Bambach et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Fieldospongia Rigby
2002Fieldospongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Fieldospongia Finks et al.
2007Fieldospongia Bambach et al. p. S80

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
RankNameAuthor
suborderOrchocladinaRauff 1895
familyAnthaspidellidaeMiller 1889
genusFieldospongiaRigby 1986

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