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Demospongea - Agelasida - Maeandrostiidae

Prosiphonella was named by Dieci et al. (1968) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 941]. It is not extant. Its type is Prosiphonella amplectens.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Prosiphonella Dieci et al.
2002Prosiphonella Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Prosiphonella Finks et al. p. 646

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familyMaeandrostiidaeFinks 1971

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