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Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Callodictyonidae

Porochonia was named by Hinde (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo-u K Sn Sepkoski's reference number: 622]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Porochonia Hinde
2002Porochonia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Porochonia Finks

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLychniscosaSchrammen 1903
familyCallodictyonidaeZittel 1877
subfamilyCallodictyoninaeZittel 1877
genusPorochoniaHinde 1884

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