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Protopora

Anthozoa - Auloporida - Romingeriidae

Taxonomy
Protopora was named by Greene (1904) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-l C Vise-u]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Protopora Greene
1981Protopora Hill
2002Protopora Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
RankNameAuthor
orderAuloporidaSokolov 1947
superfamilyAuloporicaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1851
familyRomingeriidaeSokolov 1950
genusProtoporaGreene 1904

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