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Siderastrea mendenhalli

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Siderastreidae

Taxonomy
Siderastrea mendenhalli was named by Vaughan (1917). It is not extant. Its type locality is Alverson Canyon, which is in a Pliocene perireef or subreef limestone/sandstone in the Imperial Formation of California.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Siderastrea californica Vaughan
1917Siderastrea mendenhalli Vaughan

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
familySiderastreidaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusSiderastreaBlainville 1830
speciesmendenhalli

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