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Palaeoplesiastraea turonensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Columastreidae

Taxonomy
Astrea turonensis was named by Michelin (1847).

It was recombined as Solenastrea turonensis by d'Orbigny (1852); it was recombined as Palaeoplesiastraea turonensis by Chevalier (1961).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Astrea turonensis Michelin
1852Solenastrea turonensis d'Orbigny
1961Palaeoplesiastraea turonensis Chevalier

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyColumastreidae(Alloiteau 1952)
genusPalaeoplesiastraea
speciesturonensis(Michelin 1847)

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