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Hexactinellida - Reticulosa - Dictyospongiidae

Norfordia was named by Rigby and Harris (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l Sepkoski's reference number: 231]. It is not extant. Its type is Norfordia gabrielsei.

It was assigned to Dictyospongiidae by Rigby and Harris (1979); and to Lyssacinosida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Norfordia Rigby and Harris
2002Norfordia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderReticulosaReid 1958
superfamilyDictyospongioideaHall and Clarke 1899
familyDictyospongiidaeHall and Clarke 1899

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