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Uvacoelia

Demospongea - Agelasida - Aphrosalpingidae

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

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