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Fistellaspongia

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosa - Brachiospongiidae

Taxonomy
Fistellaspongia was named by Rigby and Maher (1995) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Fistellaspongia inclinata.

It was assigned to Brachiospongiidae by Rigby and Maher (1995); and to Lyssacinosida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Fistellaspongia Rigby and Maher
2002Fistellaspongia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLyssacinosaZittel 1877
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyBrachiospongioidea
familyBrachiospongiidaeBeecher 1889
genusFistellaspongia

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