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Glyptosphaeronites

Diploporita -

Taxonomy
Glyptosphaeronites is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Sphaeronites leuchtenbergi. It is the type genus of Glyptosphaeritidacea.

It was assigned to Diploporita by Sepkoski (2002); and to Glyptosphaeritidacea by Mergl and Prokop (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Glyptosphaeronites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Glyptosphaeronites Mergl and Prokop p. 8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
classDiploporitaMüller 1854
superfamilyGlyptosphaeritidaceaBernard 1895
genusGlyptosphaeronites

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