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Protomacgeea

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae

Taxonomy
Protomacgeea was named by Rozkowska (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Phillipsastreidae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Protomacgeea Rozkowska
1981Protomacgeea Hill
2002Protomacgeea 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
genusProtomacgeeaRozkowska 1956

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