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Demospongea - Agelasida - Aphrosalpingidae

Uvacoelia was named by Kügel (1987) [Sepkoski's age data: C u Sepkoski's reference number: 941]. It is not extant. Its type is Uvacoelia schellwieni.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Uvacoelia Kügel
2002Uvacoelia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Uvacoelia Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familyAphrosalpingidaeMyagkova 1955
subfamilyFistulospongininaeTermier and Termier 1977

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