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Protaraea

Anthozoa - Heliolitida - Coccoserididae

Taxonomy
Protaraea was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1851).

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Protaraea Milne-Edwards and Haime
1981Protaraea Hill
2002Protaraea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
RankNameAuthor
orderHeliolitidaFrech 1897
suborderHeliolitinaFrech 1897
superfamilyCoccoseridicaeKiaer 1899
familyCoccoserididaeKiaer 1899
genusProtaraeaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1851

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