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Hexactinellida - Lychniscosa - Ventriculitidae

Ventriculitidae was named by Smith (1848). It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Ventriculitidae Smith
2004Ventriculitidae Finks et al. p. 529

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classHexactinellidaSchmidt 1870
orderLychniscosaSchrammen 1903
familyVentriculitidaeSmith 1848
familyVentriculitidaeSmith 1848

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.

No diagnoses are available