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Demospongea - Tetralithistida - Plinthosellidae

Plinthosella was named by Zittel (1878) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 642]. It is not extant. Its type is Plinthosella squamosa.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Plinthosella Zittel
2002Plinthosella Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Plinthosella Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderTetralithistidaLagneau-Hérenger 1962
suborderTetracladinaZittel 1878
familyPlinthosellidaeSchrammen 1910
genusPlinthosellaZittel 1878

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.

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