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Aporata (disused)

Calcarea - Aporata

Taxonomy
Aporata was named by Seilacher (1962).

It was reranked as the suborder Aporata by Rigby and Potter (1986), Rigby et al. (1988) and Rigby et al. (1994).

It was assigned to Sphinctozoa by Rigby and Potter (1986) and Rigby et al. (1988); to Calcarea by Boiko et al. (1991); and to Permosphincta by Rigby et al. (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Aporata Seilacher
1986Aporata Rigby and Potter
1988Aporata Rigby et al.
1991Aporata Boiko et al.
1994Aporata Rigby et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classCalcareaBowerbank 1864
RankNameAuthor
orderAporataSeilacher 1962
orderAporataSeilacher 1962

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