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Choiaella

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Choiidae

Taxonomy
Choiaella was named by Rigby and Hou (1995) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1214]. It is not extant. It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type is Choiaella scotica.

It was assigned to Choiidae by Rigby and Hou (1995); to Demospongia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Porifera by Bambach et al. (2007).

Species
C. radiata, C. scotica (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Choiaella Rigby and Hou
2002Choiaella Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Choiaella Bambach et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
orderProtomonaxonida
familyChoiidaeLaubenfels 1925
genusChoiaellaRigby and Hou 1995

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