Lonsdaleia McCoy 1849 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Axophyllidae

Parent taxon: Axophyllidae according to D. Hill 1981

See also Hill 1956 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Actinocyathus, Axophyllum, Gangamophyllum, Howthia, Pareynia, Tatjanophyllum

Subtaxa: Lonsdaleia duplicata Lonsdaleia fennemai Lonsdaleia pennsylvanica Lonsdaleia shimeri

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Type: Madreporites duplicatus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Armenia (1 collection), Indonesia (2), United States (4: Alaska)

• Carboniferous of Canada (2: Nunavut), China (2), France (2), Ireland (3), Japan (1), the Russian Federation (7), Spain (1), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (11), United States (1: Alaska)

• Mississippian of United States (6: Alaska)

Total: 44 collections including 57 occurrences

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