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Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Callodictyonidae

Sarophora was named by Schrammen (1912) [Sepkoski's age data: K Apti K Camp-u Sepkoski's reference number: 622,1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Sarophora armata.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Sarophora Schrammen
2002Sarophora Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Sarophora Finks et al.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLychniscosaSchrammen 1903
familyCallodictyonidaeZittel 1877
subfamilyBecksinaeSchrammen 1912

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