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Spirosclerophorida

Demospongea - Spirosclerophorida

Taxonomy
Spirosclerophorida was named by Reid (1963). It is extant.

It was assigned to Lithistida by Finks et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Spirosclerophorida Reid
2004Spirosclerophorida Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderSpirosclerophoridaReid 1963
orderSpirosclerophoridaReid 1963

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