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Favites carryensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Merulinidae

Ellasmoastraea carryensis was named by Chevalier (1961). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Chainon de La Nerthe, Bouches-du-Rhone, which is in an Aquitanian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone/marl in France.

It was recombined as Favites carryensis by Kiessling (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Ellasmoastraea carryensis Chevalier
2008Favites carryensis Kiessling

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMerulinidaeVerrill 1866
genusFavitesLink 1807

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