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Schizolites

Demospongea - Chaetetida - Desmidoporidae

Taxonomy
Schizolites was named by Preobrazhenskiy (1968) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Desmidoporidae by Hill (1981); and to Tabulospongida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Schizolites Preobrazhenskiy
1981Schizolites Hill
2002Schizolites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
orderChaetetidaOkulitch 1936
familyDesmidoporidaePreobrazhenskiy 1968
genusSchizolitesPreobrazhenskiy 1968

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