Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Spumaeolites

Anthozoa - Heliolitida - Halysitidae

Taxonomy
Spumaeolites was named by Zhizhina (1967) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Halysitinae by Hill (1981); and to Tabulata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Spumaeolites Zhizhina
1981Spumaeolites Hill
2002Spumaeolites Sepkoski, Jr.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
RankNameAuthor
orderHeliolitidaFrech 1897
suborderHalysitinaSokolov 1947
familyHalysitidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1849
subfamilyHalysitinaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1849
genusSpumaeolitesZhizhina 1967

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