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Dichocoenia anomalos

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Meandrinidae

Taxonomy
Favioseris anomalos was named by Wells (1934). It is not extant. Its type locality is Catadupa, "Catadupa Beds", which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian shallow subtidal limestone in the "Catadupa Beds" Formation of Jamaica. It is the type species of Favioseris.

It was recombined as Ovalastrea anomalos by Löser (2000); it was recombined as Dichocoenia anomalos by Baron-Szabo (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Favioseris anomalos Wells
2000Ovalastrea anomalos Löser
2002Dichocoenia anomalos Baron-Szabo

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMeandrinidaeGray 1847
subfamilyDichocoeniinaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusDichocoeniaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
speciesanomalos()

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