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Zangerlispongia

Heteractinida - Octactinellida - Eiffeliidae

Taxonomy
Zangerlispongia was named by Rigby and Nitecki (1975) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc-u Sepkoski's reference number: 221]. It is not extant. Its type is Zangerlispongia richardsoni.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Zangerlispongia Rigby and Nitecki
2002Zangerlispongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Zangerlispongia Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHeteractinidaHinde 1888
RankNameAuthor
orderOctactinellidaHinde 1887
familyEiffeliidaeRigby 1986
genusZangerlispongia

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