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Syzygophyllia elongata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

Taxonomy
Dasyphyllia elongata was named by Sismonda (1871).

It was recombined as Syzygophyllia elongata by Chevalier (1961).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Dasyphyllia elongata Sismonda
1961Syzygophyllia elongata Chevalier

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Life
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyMussidaeOrtmann 1890
genusSyzygophylliaReuss 1860
specieselongata(Sismonda 1871)

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