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Welteria

Demospongea - Agelasida - Solenolmiidae

Taxonomy
Welteria was named by Vinassa de Regny (1915) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn-l Tr Rhae Sepkoski's reference number: 920,941]. It is not extant. Its type is Welteria repleta.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1915Welteria Vinassa de Regny
2002Welteria Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Welteria Finks et al. p. 697

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
RankNameAuthor
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familySolenolmiidaeEngeser 1986
subfamilySolenolmiinaeEngeser 1986
genusWelteriaVinassa de Regny 1915

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