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Astrostylopsis

Demospongea - Axinellida - Actinostromariidae

Taxonomy
Astrostylopsis was named by Germovsek (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: J u Sepkoski's reference number: 920]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Actinostromariidae by Turnsek and Mihajlovic (1971); and to Axinellida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Astrostylopsis Germovsek
1971Astrostylopsis Turnsek and Mihajlovic p. 46
2002Astrostylopsis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassTetractinomorphaLévi 1956
RankNameAuthor
orderAxinellidaBergquist 1967
familyActinostromariidaeHudson 1955
genusAstrostylopsisGermovsek 1954

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