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Goniopora nodulosa

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Poritidae

Taxonomy
Litharaea nodulosa was named by Duncan (1880). Its type locality is Bhagathoro Hill, Sind, which is in a Priabonian shallow subtidal limestone/sandstone in Pakistan.

It was recombined as Goniopora nodulosa by Schuster (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Litharaea nodulosa Duncan
2002Goniopora nodulosa Schuster

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
superfamilyPoriticaeGray 1842
familyPoritidaeGray 1842
genusGonioporaBlainville 1830
speciesnodulosa(Duncan 1880)

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