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Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Cribrospongiidae

Erineum was named by Schrammen (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: K u]. It is not extant. Its type is Erineum minutum.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Erineum Schrammen
2002Erineum Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Erineum Finks et al. p. 490

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
subclassHexasterophoraSchulze 1886
orderHexactinosaSchrammen 1903
familyCribrospongiidaeRoemer 1864
genusErineumSchrammen 1937

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