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Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Callodictyonidae

Coscinaulus was named by Schrammen (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Coscinaulus micropora.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Coscinaulus Schrammen
2002Coscinaulus Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Coscinaulus Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLychniscosaSchrammen 1903
familyCallodictyonidaeZittel 1877
subfamilyCallodictyoninaeZittel 1877
genusCoscinaulusSchrammen 1937

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