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Demospongea - Tetralithistida - Cylindrophymatidae

Linochone was named by Schrammen (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: J u]. It is not extant. Its type is Linochone rimosa.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Linochone Schrammen
2002Linochone Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Linochone Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderTetralithistidaLagneau-Hérenger 1962
suborderDidymmorinaRauff 1893
familyCylindrophymatidaeSchrammen 1936
genusLinochoneSchrammen 1937

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