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Cribrospongia

Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Cribrospongiidae

Taxonomy
Cribrospongia was named by d'Orbigny (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Cribrospongia d'Orbigny
1877Tremadictyon Zittel
2002Cribrospongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Tremadictyon Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cribrospongia Finks et al. p. 490

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
subclassHexasterophoraSchulze 1886
RankNameAuthor
orderHexactinosaSchrammen 1903
familyCribrospongiidaeRoemer 1864
genusCribrospongiad'Orbigny 1849

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