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Typhlopleura

Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Euretidae

Taxonomy
Typhlopleura was named by Schrammen (1902) [Sepkoski's age data: K u K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 622]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Typhlopleura Schrammen
2002Typhlopleura Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Typhlopleura Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
subclassHexasterophoraSchulze 1886
RankNameAuthor
orderHexactinosaSchrammen 1903
familyEuretidaeZittel 1877
subfamilyChonelasmatinaeSchrammen 1912
genusTyphlopleuraSchrammen 1902

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