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Demospongea - Astylospongiidae

Palaeomanon was named by Roemer (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Astylospongiidae by Rigby and Chatterton (1999); and to Lithistida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Palaeomanon Roemer
1999Palaeomanon Rigby and Chatterton
2002Palaeomanon Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
suborderOrchocladinaRauff 1895
familyAstylospongiidaeZittel 1877
genusPalaeomanonRoemer 1860

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