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Macgeea

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae

Taxonomy
Macgeea was named by Webster (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife D Fras-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Phacellophyllinae by Hill (1956); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Macgeea Webster
1956Macgeea Hill
2002Macgeea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderColumnariinaRominger 1876
familyPhillipsastreidaeHill 1954
subfamilyPhacellophyllinaeWedekind 1921
genusMacgeeaWebster 1889

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