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Anthozoa - Heliolitida - Palaeoporitidae

Palaeoporites was named by Kiaer (1899) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-m O Ashg-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Palaeoporitidae by Hill (1981); and to Tabulata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Palaeoporites Kiaer
1981Palaeoporites Hill
2002Palaeoporites Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
orderHeliolitidaFrech 1897
suborderHeliolitinaFrech 1897
superfamilyCoccoseridicaeKiaer 1899
familyPalaeoporitidaeKiaer 1899
genusPalaeoporitesKiaer 1899

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