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Polytholosia

Demospongea - Vaceletida - Verticillitidae

Taxonomy
Polytholosia is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Polytholosia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Polytholosia Finks et al. p. 719

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
RankNameAuthor
orderVaceletida
familyVerticillitidaeSteinmann 1882
subfamilyPolytholosiinaeSenowbari-Daryan 1990
genusPolytholosia

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