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Rhizopsis

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Sollasellidae

Taxonomy
Rhizopsis was named by Schrammen (1910) [Sepkoski's age data: K u]. It is not extant. Its type is Rhizopsis horrida.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Rhizopsis Schrammen
2002Rhizopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Rhizopsis Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
orderProtomonaxonida
familySollasellidaevon Lendenfeld 1887
genusRhizopsis

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