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Placocyathus costatus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Placocyathus costatus was named by Duncan (1864).

It was recombined as Meandrina (Placocyathus) costatus by Budd et al. (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Placocyathus costatus Duncan
1994Meandrina (Placocyathus) costatus Budd et al.
2014Placocyathus costatus Kiessling

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusPlacocyathusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
speciescostatusDuncan 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