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Acropora divaricata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Taxonomy
Madrepora divaricata was named by Dana (1846). It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Madrepora divaricata Dana
2005Acropora divaricata 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
speciesdivaricata(Dana 1846)

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