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Russospongia

Demospongea - Agelasida - Aphrosalpingidae

Taxonomy
Russospongia was named by Senowbari-Daryan (1990) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori Tr Rhae Sepkoski's reference number: 941,1066]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Russospongia Senowbari-Daryan
2002Russospongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Russospongia Finks et al. p. 671

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Life
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
RankNameAuthor
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familyAphrosalpingidaeMyagkova 1955
subfamilyVesicocauliinaeSenowbari-Daryan 1990
genusRussospongia

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