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Molybdocyathus

Archaeocyatha - Archaeocyathida

Taxonomy
Molybdocyathus was named by Debrenne et al. (1990) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Boto-l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Archaeocyathida by Sepkoski (2002).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Molybdocyathus Debrenne et al.
2002Molybdocyathus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classArchaeocyatha(Vologdin 1937)
RankNameAuthor
classIrregularesVologdin 1937
orderArchaeocyathidaOkulitch 1935
genusMolybdocyathus

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available