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Corticulospongia

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosa - Euplectellidae

Taxonomy
Corticulospongia was named by Rigby and Chatterton (1989) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl-l Sepkoski's reference number: 880]. It is not extant. Its type is Corticulospongia floccosa.

It was assigned to Euplectellidae by Rigby and Chatterton (1989); and to Lyssacinosida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Corticulospongia Rigby and Chatterton
2002Corticulospongia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
RankNameAuthor
orderLyssacinosaZittel 1877
familyEuplectellidaeGray 1867
genusCorticulospongia

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