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Hermatostroma

Stromatoporoidea - Stromatoporellida - Trupetostromatidae

Taxonomy
Hermatostroma was named by Nicholson (1886) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife D Fame Sepkoski's reference number: 363].

It was assigned to Trupetostromatidae by Stearn et al. (1999); and to Stromatoporoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Hermatostroma Nicholson
1999Hermatostroma Stearn et al.
2002Hermatostroma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classStromatoporoidea(Nicholson and Murie 1878)
RankNameAuthor
orderStromatoporellidaStearn 1980
familyTrupetostromatidaeGermovsek 1954
genusHermatostromaNicholson 1886

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