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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Axophyllidae

Lonsdaleia was named by McCoy (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Serp-u Sepkoski's reference number: 163,1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Madreporites duplicatus.

It was assigned to Lonsdaleiinae by Hill (1956); to Axophyllidae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Lonsdaleia McCoy
1956Lonsdaleia Hill
1981Lonsdaleia Hill
2002Lonsdaleia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLonsdaleiinaSpasskiy 1974
familyAxophyllidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1851
genusLonsdaleiaMcCoy 1849

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