Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Endoplegma

Hexactinellida - Reticulosa - Docodermatidae

Taxonomy
Endoplegma was named by Finks (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon-u Sepkoski's reference number: 203]. Its type is Endoplegma calathus.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Endoplegma Finks p. 105
2002Endoplegma Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Endoplegma Finks et al. p. 408

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderReticulosaReid 1958
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyDictyospongioideaHall and Clarke 1899
familyDocodermatidae
genusEndoplegma

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