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Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Cypelliidae

Cypellia was named by Pomel (1872) [Sepkoski's age data: J Aale J Kimm-l Sepkoski's reference number: 775]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Cypellia Pomel
1937Cryptochiderma Schrammen
2002Cypellia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cypellia Finks et al. p. 550

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLychniscosaSchrammen 1903
familyCypelliidaeSchrammen 1937
genusCypelliaPomel 1872

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