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Hexactinellida - Innaecoeliida - Craticulariidae

Periplectum was named by Rauff (1933) [Sepkoski's age data: K u]. It is not extant. Its type is Periplectum constrictum.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Periplectum Rauff
2002Periplectum Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Periplectum Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderInnaecoeliidaBoiko 1990
familyCraticulariidaeRauff 1893
genusPeriplectumRauff 1933

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