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Desmoderma

Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Callodictyonidae

Taxonomy
Desmoderma was named by Schrammen (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: K]. It is not extant. Its type is Desmoderma evestigata.

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

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

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLychniscosaSchrammen 1903
RankNameAuthor
familyCallodictyonidaeZittel 1877
subfamilyCallodictyoninaeZittel 1877
genusDesmodermaSchrammen 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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available