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Malpaisia maceyi

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Durhaminidae

Taxonomy
Malpaisia maceyi was named by Stevens and Stone (2009). Its type locality is SJS-1217 (4-2), Conglomerate Mesa, which is in a Kungurian shallow subtidal limestone in the Santa Rosa Flat Formation of California. It is the type species of Malpaisia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2009Malpaisia maceyi Stevens and Stone

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
RankNameAuthor
suborderLithostrotioninaSpasskiy and Kachanov 1971
familyDurhaminidaeMinato and Kato 1965
genusMalpaisia
speciesmaceyi

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