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Kometia

Hexactinellida -

Taxonomy
Kometia was named by Webby and Trotter (1993). It is not extant. Its type is Kometia cruciformis.

It was assigned to Hexactinellida by Kozur et al. (1996).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Kometia Webby and Trotter
1996Flosculus Dong and Knoll
1996Kometia Kozur et al.
2002Flosculus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
RankNameAuthor
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
genusKometia

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