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Cordillerastraea nevadaensis Stevens 1967 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Durhaminidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 183144

Alternative combination: Kleopatrina (Porfirievella) nevadaensis

Full reference: C. H. Stevens. 1967. Leonardian (Permian) compound corals of Nevada. Journal of Paleontology 41:423-431

Belongs to Cordillerastraea according to J. Fedorowski et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Cordillerastraea complexa, Cordillerastraea inyoensis

Type specimen: UCMP 27309. Its type locality is S-5, Murry Summit, which is in an Artinskian carbonate limestone in the Arcturus Formation of Nevada.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder