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Demospongea - Axinellida - Ceratoporellidae

Atrochaetetes was named by Cuif and Fischer (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn-l Tr Carn-u Sepkoski's reference number: 920]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Chaetetidae by Hill (1981); to Ceratoporellidae by Engeser and Taylor (1989); and to Tabulospongida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Atrochaetetes Cuif and Fischer
1981Atrochaetetes Hill
1989Atrochaetetes Engeser and Taylor p. 49
2002Atrochaetetes Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Seelandia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassTetractinomorphaLévi 1956
orderAxinellidaBergquist 1967
familyCeratoporellidaeHartmann and Goreau 1972
genusAtrochaetetesCuif and Fischer 1974

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