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Retiophyllia pascoensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae

Retiophyllia pascoensis was named by Stanley (1994). Its type specimen is AMNH 43554 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is AMNH1061, Cerro de Pasco, which is in a Norian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Chambara Formation of Peru.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Retiophyllia pascoensis Stanley, Jr. p. 91 figs. Pl 5, figs 1-5; text-figs 8,9

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDistichophylliinaBeauvais 1980
familyReimaniphylliidaeMelnikova 1975
genusRetiophylliaCuif 1966

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