Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Sentinelia

Demospongea - Spirosclerophorida

Taxonomy
Sentinelia was named by Walcott (1920). Its type is Sentinelia draco.

It was assigned to Rhizomorina by Finks et al. (2004); and to Demospongia by Sepkoski (2002) and Bambach et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Sentinelia Walcott
2002Sentinella Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Sentinelia Finks et al.
2007Sentinelia Bambach et al. p. S80

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
RankNameAuthor
orderSpirosclerophoridaReid 1963
suborderRhizomorinaZittel 1895
genusSentineliaWalcott 1920

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