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Cloudina

- Cloudinidae

Taxonomy
Cloudina was named by Germs (1972) [Sepkoski's age data: V u V N-Da]. It is not extant. Its type is Cloudina hartmannae.

It was assigned to Cloudinidae by Hahn and Pflug (1985); and to Cribricyathea by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Cloudina Germs
1985Cloudina Hahn and Pflug p. 421
2002Cloudina Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
RankNameAuthor
familyCloudinidae
genusCloudinaGerms 1972

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