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Hintzespongia

Hexactinellida - Reticulosa - Hintzespongiidae

Taxonomy
Hintzespongia was named by Rigby and Gutschick (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm uMid-l Cm uMid-m Sepkoski's reference number: 237]. It is not extant. Its type is Hintzespongia bilamina.

It was assigned to Reticulosa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hintzespongiidae by Rigby et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Hintzespongia Rigby and Gutschick
2002Hintzespongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Hintzespongia Rigby et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderReticulosaReid 1958
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyHintzespongioideaFinks 1983
familyHintzespongiidae
genusHintzespongiaRigby and Gutschick 1976

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