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Acropora acuminata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Taxonomy
Madrepora acuminata was named by Verrill (1864). It is extant.

It was recombined as Acropora acuminata by Inskipp et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Madrepora acuminata Verrill
2005Acropora acuminata Inskipp et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstrocoeniinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyAcroporidaeVerrill 1902
genusAcroporaOken 1815
speciesacuminata(Verrill 1864)

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