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Polythecalis frechi

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Waagenophyllidae

Lonsdaleia frechi was named by Volz (1904). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Bukit Bessi, south end of Bukit Pandjang, Padang, which is in a Wordian carbonate limestone in the Silungkang Formation of Indonesia.

It was recombined as Polythecalis frechi by Minato and Kato (1965).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Lonsdaleia frechi Volz p. 100 figs. 32-34
1965Polythecalis frechi Minato and Kato p. 222

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLonsdaleiinaSpasskiy 1974
familyWaagenophyllidaeWang 1950
genusPolythecalisYabe and Hayasaka 1916

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