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Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Coeloptychidae

Cameroptychium was named by Leonhard (1897) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo-u K Camp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 622,1021]. It is not extant. Its type is Cameroptychium patella.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Cameroptychium Leonhard
2002Cameroptychium Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cameroptychium Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLychniscosaSchrammen 1903
familyCoeloptychidaeRoemer 1864
genusCameroptychiumLeonhard 1897

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