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Sporadopyle

Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Sporadopylidae

Taxonomy
Sporadopyle was named by Zittel (1877) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-l K u Sepkoski's reference number: 643,775]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Sporadopylidae by Lagneau-Herenger (1962); and to Lychniscosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Sporadopyle Zittel
1962Sporadopyle Lagneau-Herenger
2002Sporadopyle Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
RankNameAuthor
orderLychniscosaSchrammen 1903
familySporadopylidaeSchrammen 1937
genusSporadopyleZittel 1877

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