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Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) paucicosta

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Turbinolia paucicosta was named by Quenstedt (1881).

It was recombined as Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) paucicosta by Chevalier (1961).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Turbinolia paucicosta Quenstedt
1961Caryophyllia (Ceratocyathus) paucicosta Chevalier

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
subfamilyCaryophylliinaeGray 1847
genusCaryophylliaLamarck 1801
subgenusCeratocyathus(Seguenza 1863)
speciespaucicosta(Quenstedt 1881)

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