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Demospongea - Agelasida - Olangocoeliidae

Olangocoelia was named by Bechstädt and Brandner (1970) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Tr Ladi Sepkoski's reference number: 941]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Olangocoeliidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Olangocoelia Bechstädt and Brandner
2002Olangocoelia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Olangocoelia Finks et al. p. 681

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familyOlangocoeliidaeBechstädt and Brandner 1970
genusOlangocoeliaBechstädt and Brandner 1970

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.

No diagnoses are available