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Ceratoporella

Demospongea - Axinellida - Ceratoporellidae

Taxonomy
Ceratoporella was named by Hickson (1911) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Ceratoporellidae by Wood (1987); and to Tabulospongida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Ceratoporella Hickson
1987Ceratoporella Wood
2002Ceratoporella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassTetractinomorphaLévi 1956
RankNameAuthor
orderAxinellidaBergquist 1967
familyCeratoporellidaeHartmann and Goreau 1972
genusCeratoporellaHickson 1911

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