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Agathiphyllia splendens

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Cyathomorpha splendens was named by Vaughan (1919). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Rifle Butts, USGS 6854, which is in a Chattian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Antigua Formation of Antigua and Barbuda.

It was recombined as Agathiphyllia splendens by Budd et al. (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Cyathomorpha splendens Vaughan
1992Agathiphyllia splendens Budd et al.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
subfamilyAgathiphylliinaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusAgathiphylliaReuss 1864

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.

No diagnoses are available