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Hydnophyllia scalaria

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Merulinidae

Meandrina scalaria was named by Catullo (1856).

It was recombined as Hydnophyllia scalaria by Budd and Bosellini (2016).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1856Meandrina scalaria Catullo
1864Hydnophora longicollis Reuss
1864Leptoria eocaenica Reuss
1889Hydnophyllia eocaenica Reis
1896Hydnophyllia longicollis Oppenheim
1999Colpophyllia longicollis Bosellini
2002Colpophyllia eocaenica Schuster
2016Hydnophyllia scalaria Budd and Bosellini

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMerulinidaeVerrill 1866
genusHydnophylliaReis 1889
speciesscalaria(Catullo 1856)

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.

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