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Oculospongia

Calcarea - Calcaronea - Stellispongiidae

Taxonomy
Oculospongia was named by Fromentel (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-u K Maes]. It is not extant.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Oculospongia Fromentel
2002Crispispongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Oculospongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Oculospongia Finks et al. p. 747

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classCalcareaBowerbank 1864
orderCalcaroneaBidder 1898
RankNameAuthor
orderStellispongiida
familyStellispongiidaeDe Laubenfels 1955
subfamilyHolcospongiinae
genusOculospongiaFromentel 1860

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