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Stylospongia

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Spongodiscidae

Taxonomy
Stylospongia was named by Haeckel (1862) [Sepkoski's age data: K R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Spongodiscidae by De Wever et al. (2001); and to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Stylospongia Haeckel
2001Stylospongia De Wever et al. p. 160
2002Stylospongia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familySpongodiscidaeHaeckel 1862
genusStylospongiaHaeckel 1862

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