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Heteractinida

Heteractinida -

Taxonomy
Heteractinida was named by Hinde (1888) [Variably assigned to an order or class. Class according to Rigby et al. (2005).].

It was assigned to Porifera by Finks et al. (2004); and to Calcarea by Sepkoski (2002) and Skovsted (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Heteractinida Hinde
2002Heteractinida Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Heteractinida Finks et al. p. 557
2006Heteractinida Skovsted p. 1098

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
RankNameAuthor
classHeteractinidaHinde 1888
classHeteractinidaHinde 1888

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