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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Kleopatrinidae

Protolonsdaleiastraea was named by Gorskiy (1932) [Sepkoski's age data: C Step P Guad-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Protolonsdaleiastraea atbassarica.

It was synonymized subjectively with Orionastraea by Hill (1956).

It was assigned to Durhaminidae by Hill (1981); to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Kleopatrinidae by Fedorowski et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Protolonsdaleiastraea Gorskiy
1981Protolonsdaleiastraea Hill
2002Protolonsdaleiastraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Protolonsdaleiastraea Fedorowski et al. p. 137

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
genusProtolonsdaleiastraeaGorskiy 1932

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