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Walliospongia

Hexactinellida - Amphidiscosa - Pelicaspongiidae

Taxonomy
Walliospongia was named by Rigby and Webby (1988) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Walliospongia gracilis.

It was assigned to Pelicaspongiidae by Rigby and Webby (1988); and to Amphidiscosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Walliospongia Rigby and Webby
2002Walliospongia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
RankNameAuthor
orderAmphidiscosaSchrammen 1924
familyPelicaspongiidaeRigby 1970
genusWalliospongia

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