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Wilsonastraea fraseri

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Kleopatrinidae

Taxonomy
Wilsonastraea fraseri was named by Stevens (2008). Its type specimen is USNM 531325 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is SJS-663, Pequop Mountains, which is in a Sakmarian carbonate limestone in Nevada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Wilsonastraea fraseri Stevens p. 1199 figs. 7.9-7.12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
familyKleopatrinidae
genusWilsonastraea
speciesfraseri

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