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Hexactinellida - Lyssakida - Titusvilliidae

Titusvillia was named by Caster (1939) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Titusvillia drakei. It is the type genus of Titusvilliidae.

It was assigned to Titusvilliidae by Rigby and Moyle (1959); and to Reticulosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Titusvillia Caster
1959Titusvillia Rigby and Moyle p. 401
2002Titusvillia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLyssakidaZittel 1877
familyTitusvilliidaeCaster 1943

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