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Alaskaspongia

Calcarea - Porata

Taxonomy
Alaskaspongia is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Alaskaspongia nana.

It was assigned to Porata by Rigby et al. (1988); and to Calcarea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Alaskaspongia Rigby et al.
2002Alaskaspongia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classCalcareaBowerbank 1864
RankNameAuthor
orderPorataSeilacher 1962
genusAlaskaspongia

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