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Hexactinellida - Reticulosa - Dictyospongiidae

Dictyospongia was named by Hall and Clarke (1899) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l C Mosc-l Sepkoski's reference number: 4,262,880]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Dictyospongiinae by Rigby et al. (1970); and to Reticulosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Dictyospongia Hall and Clarke
1970Dictyospongia Rigby et al.
2002Dictyospongia Sepkoski, Jr.

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