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Platonea

Stenolaemata - Cyclostomata - Tubuliporidae

Taxonomy
Platonea was named by Canu and Bassler (1920) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Cyclostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Tubuliporidae by Lee et al. (1997) and Gordon and Taylor (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Platonea Canu and Bassler
1997Platonea Lee et al.
2002Platonea Sepkoski, Jr.
2015Platonea Gordon and Taylor

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classStenolaemataBorg 1926
orderCyclostomataBusk 1852
suborderTubuliporinaMilne Edwards 1838
familyTubuliporidaeJohnston 1838
genusPlatoneaCanu and Bassler 1920

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