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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Petalaxidae

Paralithostrotion was named by Gorskiy (1938) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Serp-u Sepkoski's reference number: 163]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Paralithostrotion Gorskiy
1956Paralithostrotion Hill
1981Paralithostrotion Hill
2002Paralithostrotion Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
familyPetalaxidaeFomichev 1953
genusParalithostrotionGorskiy 1938

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