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Ramispongia

Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Euretidae

Taxonomy
Ramispongia was named by Quenstedt (1877) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-u J Bath-l Sepkoski's reference number: 868]. It is not extant. Its type is Ramispongia ramosa.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Ramispongia Quenstedt
2002Ramispongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Ramispongia Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
subclassHexasterophoraSchulze 1886
RankNameAuthor
orderHexactinosaSchrammen 1903
familyEuretidaeZittel 1877
subfamilyEuretinaeZittel 1877
genusRamispongiaQuenstedt 1877

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