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Mesomorpha excavata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Curtoseriidae

Taxonomy
Centrastrea excavata was named by d'Orbigny (1850).

It was recombined as Ahrdorffia excavata by Morycowa (1964); it was recombined as Mesomorpha excavata by Turnsek and Mihajlovic (1981).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Centrastrea excavata d'Orbigny
1964Ahrdorffia excavata Morycowa
1981Mesomorpha excavata Turnsek and Mihajlovic

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstraeoinaAlloiteau 1952
familyCurtoseriidae
genusMesomorphaPratz 1883
speciesexcavata(d'Orbigny 1850)

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