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Lumectospongia

Hexactinellida - Lyssacinosa - Lumectospongiidae

Taxonomy
Lumectospongia was named by Rigby and Chatterton (1989) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl-l Sepkoski's reference number: 880]. It is not extant. Its type is Lumectospongia uncinata.

It was assigned to Lumectospongiidae by Rigby and Chatterton (1989); and to Reticulosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Lumectospongia Rigby and Chatterton
2002Lumectospongia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
RankNameAuthor
orderLyssacinosaZittel 1877
familyLumectospongiidae
genusLumectospongia

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