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Kleopatrina arcturusensis Stevens 1967 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Kleopatrinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 183414

Alternative combination: Kleopatrina (Porfirievella) arcturusensis

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

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

Sister taxa: Kleopatrina (Kleopatrina), Kleopatrina atava, Kleopatrina ftatateeta, Kleopatrina grandis, Kleopatrina grinnellensis, Kleopatrina magnifica, Kleopatrina mccloudensis, Kleopatrina nevadaensis, Kleopatrina prismatica, Kleopatrina raubae, Kleopatrina rozkowskae, Kleopatrina simplex, Kleopatrina uralensis

Type specimen: UCMP 27308. 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