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Fungiastraea cristata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

Taxonomy
Astrea cristata was named by Goldfuss (1826).

It was recombined as Thamnasteria cristata by Geyer (1954); it was recombined as Synastrea cristata by Geyer (1955); it was recombined as Fungiastraea cristata by Rosendahl (1985).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1826Astrea cristata Goldfuss
1954Thamnasteria cristata Geyer
1955Synastrea cristata Geyer
1985Fungiastraea cristata Rosendahl

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderMicrosoleninaMorycowa and Roniewicz 1995
familyLatomeandridaeAlloiteau 1952
genusFungiastraeaAlloiteau 1952
speciescristata(Goldfuss 1826)

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