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Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Euretidae

Balantionella was named by Schrammen (1902) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Balantionella elegans.

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

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

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
subclassHexasterophoraSchulze 1886
orderHexactinosaSchrammen 1903
familyEuretidaeZittel 1877
subfamilyChonelasmatinaeSchrammen 1912
genusBalantionellaSchrammen 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.

No diagnoses are available