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Belemnospongia

Demospongea -

Taxonomy
Belemnospongia was named by Ulrich (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-l C Pn]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Demospongia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Tetractinomorpha by Finks et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Belemnospongia Ulrich
2002Belemnospongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Belemnospongia Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
subclassTetractinomorphaLévi 1956
genusBelemnospongiaUlrich 1889

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