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Corticospongia

Hexactinellida - Reticulosa

Taxonomy
Corticospongia was named by Caster (1939) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame]. It is not extant. Its type is Corticospongia bradfordensis.

It was assigned to Reticulosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Corticospongia Caster
2002Corticospongia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Life
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
RankNameAuthor
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderReticulosaReid 1958
genusCorticospongia

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