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Astreopora leightoni

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Taxonomy
Astreopora leightoni was named by Wells (1932). Its type locality is Cranes Mill, Arctica roemeri beds, which is in an Albian shallow subtidal limestone in the Glen Rose Formation of Texas.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Astreopora leightoni Wells

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstrocoeniinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyAcroporidaeVerrill 1902
genusAstreoporaBlainville 1830
speciesleightoni

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available