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Hexactinellida - Hexactinosa - Cribrospongiidae

Nelumbifolium was named by Wu (1990) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn]. It is not extant. Its type is Nelumbifolium pectiniforme.

It was assigned to Cribrospongiidae by Rigby et al. (1998); and to Lychniscosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Nelumbifolium Wu
1998Nelumbifolium Rigby et al.
2002Nelumbifolium Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
subclassHexasterophoraSchulze 1886
orderHexactinosaSchrammen 1903
familyCribrospongiidaeRoemer 1864
genusNelumbifoliumWu 1990

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