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Pamiroseris borealis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pamiroseriidae

Taxonomy
Thamnastraea borealis was named by Smith (1927). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is USGS 9537, Fivemile Cove, Gravina Island, which is in a Lacian carbonate limestone/conglomerate in Alaska.

It was synonymized subjectively with Kuhnastraea incrassata by Stanley and jr and Whalen (1989); it was recombined as Pamiroseris borealis by Caruthers and Stanley (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Thamnastraea borealis Smith p. 131 figs. Pl 115, figs 6-10
2008Pamiroseris borealis Caruthers and Stanley , Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyPamiroseriidaeMelnikova 1984
genusPamiroserisMelnikova 1971
speciesborealis()

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