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Symphyllia recta

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

Mussa recta was named by Dana (1846). It is extant.

It was recombined as Symphyllia recta by Matthai (1928).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Mussa nobilis Dana
1846Mussa recta Dana
1918Symphyllia nobilis Vaughan
1928Symphyllia recta Matthai

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyMussidaeOrtmann 1890
genusSymphylliaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
speciesrecta(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.

No diagnoses are available