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


Hexactinellida - Reticulosa - Protospongiidae

Gabelia was named by Rigby and Murphy (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-u D Fame Sepkoski's reference number: 232,1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Gabelia pedunculus.

It was assigned to Protospongiidae by Rigby and Murphy (1983); and to Reticulosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Gabelia Rigby and Murphy
2002Gabelia Sepkoski, Jr.

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

phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderReticulosaReid 1958
superfamilyProtospongioideaHinde 1887
familyProtospongiidaeHinde 1887

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