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Spinocladia

Demospongea - Tetralithistida - Corallistidae

Taxonomy
Spinocladia was named by Lagneau-Herenger (1962) [Sepkoski's age data: K Apti Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Spinocladia tubulata.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Spinocladia Lagneau-Herenger
2002Spinocladia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Spinocladia Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderTetralithistidaLagneau-Hérenger 1962
RankNameAuthor
suborderDicranocladinaSchrammen 1924
familyCorallistidaeSollas 1888
subfamilyGignouxiinaeDe Laubenfels
genusSpinocladia

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