Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Preverticillites

Demospongea - Agelasida - Solenolmiidae

Taxonomy
Preverticillites was named by Parona (1933) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad P Dora Sepkoski's reference number: 941]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Preverticillites Parona
2002Preverticillites Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Preverticillites Finks et al. p. 695

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
RankNameAuthor
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familySolenolmiidaeEngeser 1986
subfamilySolenolmiinaeEngeser 1986
genusPreverticillitesParona 1933

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