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Calcarea - Calcaronea

Calcaronea was named by Bidder (1898). It is extant.

It was reranked as the subclass Calcaronea by Bambach et al. (2007).

It was assigned to Calcarea by Sepkoski (2002), Bambach et al. (2007) and Worheide et al. (2012).

Sister taxa
Baerida, Leucosolenida, Lithonida, Sphaerocoeliida, Stellispongiida, Sycettida

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1898Calcaronea Bidder
2002Calcaronea Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Calcaronea Bambach et al. p. S6
2012Calcaronea Worheide et al. p. 44 figs. Fig. 1.8

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classCalcareaBowerbank 1864
orderCalcaroneaBidder 1898
orderCalcaroneaBidder 1898

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.

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