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Macrobrochus

Demospongea - Monalithistida - Vetulinidae

Taxonomy
Macrobrochus was named by Schrammen (1910) [Sepkoski's age data: K u]. It is not extant. Its type is Macrobrochus emscheris.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Macrobrochus Schrammen
2002Macrobrochus Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Macrobrochus Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderMonalithistidaLagneau-Hérenger 1955
RankNameAuthor
suborderSphaerocladinaSchrammen 1924
familyVetulinidaeLendenfeld 1904
subfamilyMacrobrochinae
genusMacrobrochus

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