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Ptychochaetetes

Demospongea - Tabulospongida - Parastromatoporidae

Taxonomy
Ptychochaetetes was named by Koechlin (1947) [Sepkoski's age data: J u Sepkoski's reference number: 920]. It is not extant. Its type is Ptychochaetetes ramosus.

It was assigned to Parastromatoporidae by Termier et al. (1985); and to Tabulospongida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Ptychochaetetes Koechlin
1985Ptychochaetetes Termier et al.
2002Ptychochaetetes Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
orderTabulospongidaHartmann and Goreau 1975
familyParastromatoporidaeHudson 1959
genusPtychochaetetesKoechlin 1947

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