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Demospongea - Axinellida - Milleporellidae

Steineria was named by Hudson (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-u J Kimm-l Sepkoski's reference number: 761]. It is not extant.

It was corrected as Steinerina by Hudson (1956).

It was assigned to Milleporellidae by Hudson (1956) and Wood (1987); and to Axinellida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Steineria Hudson
1956Steinerina Hudson
1987Steineria Wood
2002Steineria Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassTetractinomorphaLévi 1956
orderAxinellidaBergquist 1967
familyMilleporellidaeYabe and Sugiyama 1935
genusSteinerina(Hudson 1956)

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.

No diagnoses are available