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Demospongea - Spongillida - Spongillidae

Spongilla was named by Lamarck (1816). It is extant.

It was assigned to Spongillidae by Harrison and Warner (1986).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1816Spongilla Lamarck
1986Spongilla Harrison and Warner p. 110

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassHeteroscleromorphaCardenas et al. 2012
orderSpongillidaManconi and Pronzato 2002
familySpongillidaeGray 1867
genusSpongillaLamarck 1816

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