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Eastonastraea

Anthozoa - Stauriida

Taxonomy
Eastonastraea was named by Stevens and Rycerski (1989) [Sepkoski's age data: P Wc Sepkoski's reference number: 857]. Its type is Eastonastraea complexa.

It was assigned to Lithostrotionina by Stevens and Rycerski (1989); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Eastonastraea Stevens and Rycerski p. 178
2002Eastonastraea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLithostrotioninaSpasskiy and Kachanov 1971
genusEastonastraea

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