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Palaearaea

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Calostylidae

Taxonomy
Palaearaea was named by Lindström (1882) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Palaearaea Lindström
1956Palaearaea Hill
2002Palaearaea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderCalostylinaPrantl 1957
superfamilyCalostylicaeZittel 1879
familyCalostylidaeZittel 1879
genusPalaearaeaLindström 1882

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