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Spongiomorpha

Hydrozoa - Spongiomorphida - Spongiomorphidae

Taxonomy
Spongiomorpha was named by Frech (1890) [Sepkoski's age data: P Dora Tr Rhae Sepkoski's reference number: 666]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Spongiomorphidae by Stanley (1986) and Stanley and Senowbari-Daryan (1999); and to Axinellida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Spongiomorpha Frech
1986Spongiomorpha Stanley, Jr.
1999Spongiomorpha Stanley, Jr. and Senowbari-Daryan p. 798
2002Spongiomorpha Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Life
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
subphylumMedusozoa
RankNameAuthor
classHydrozoaOwen 1843
orderSpongiomorphidaAlloiteau 1952
familySpongiomorphidae
genusSpongiomorpha

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