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Calcarea (calcareous sponge)
It was synonymized subjectively with Calcispongea by Zrzavy et al. (1998).
It was assigned to Metazoa by Edgecombe et al. (2011); to Euradiculata by Nielsen (2012); and to Porifera by Sepkoski (2002), Finks et al. (2004), Skovsted (2006) and Worheide et al. (2012).
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