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Trochocyathus gardnerae

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Trochocyathus gardnerae was named by Wells (1933). It is not extant. Its type locality is Jones Crossing, Onion Creek, which is in a Maastrichtian marine horizon in Texas.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Trochocyathus gardnerae Wells

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusTrochocyathusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
speciesgardnerae

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