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Heteractinida - Octactinellida - Wewokellidae

Wewokella was named by Girty (1912) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l P Leon-u Sepkoski's reference number: 222]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Wewokella Girty
2002Wewokella Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Wewokella Finks et al. p. 575

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHeteractinidaHinde 1888
orderOctactinellidaHinde 1887
familyWewokellidaeKing 1943
genusWewokellaGirty 1912

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.

No diagnoses are available