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Montlivaltia crenata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Taxonomy
Montlivaltia crenata was named by Münster (1841). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is St. Cassian (Munster coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.

It was recombined as Montlivaultia crenata by Münster (1841) and Laube (1865); it was recombined as Margarophyllia crenata by Volz (1896).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Montlivaultia crenata Münster
1841Montlivaltia crenata Münster p. 35 figs. Pl 2, fig 11
1865Montlivaultia crenata Laube p. 29 figs. Pl 3, fig 10
1896Margarophyllia crenata Volz

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMontlivaltiidaeDietrich 1926
subfamilyMontlivaltiinaeDietrich 1926
genusMontlivaltiaLamouroux 1821
speciescrenata

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