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Acoelia

Demospongea - Agelasida - Auriculospongiidae

Taxonomy
Acoelia was named by Wu (1991) [Sepkoski's age data: P]. Its type is Acoelia ruida.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Acoelia Wu p. 57
2002Acoelia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Acoelia Finks et al. p. 627

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
RankNameAuthor
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familyAuriculospongiidae
subfamilyAcoeliinae()
genusAcoelia

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