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Zittelella

Demospongea - Anthaspidellidae

Taxonomy
Zittelella was named by Ulrich and Everett (1889). Its type is Zittelella typicalis.

It was assigned to Lithistida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Anthaspidellidae by Rigby and Desrochers (1995) and Finks et al. (2004).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Zittelella Ulrich and Everett
1995Zittelella Rigby and Desrochers
2002Zittelella Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Zittelella Finks et al. p. 104

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
RankNameAuthor
suborderOrchocladinaRauff 1895
familyAnthaspidellidaeMiller 1889
genusZittelellaUlrich and Everett 1889

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