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Demospongea - Spirosclerophorida

Azoricoidea was named by Sollas (1888). It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Azoricoidea Sollas
2004Azoricoidea Finks et al. p. 279

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassLithistida(Schmidt 1870)
orderSpirosclerophoridaReid 1963
suborderRhizomorinaZittel 1895
superfamilyAzoricoideaSollas 1888
superfamilyAzoricoideaSollas 1888

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