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Microsolena major

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Microsolenidae

Taxonomy
Thamnastraea major was named by Ferry (1861). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Thamnasteria major by Geyer (1954); it was recombined as Fungiastraea major by Rosendahl (1985); it was recombined as Microsolena major by Baron-Szabo (2017).

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Thamnastraea major Ferry
1875Thamnastraea major Becker and Milaschewitsch
1909Microsaraea distefanoi Prever
1951Polyphylloseris japonica Eguchi
1954Thamnasteria major Geyer
1964Microsolena distefanoi Morycowa
1985Fungiastraea major Rosendahl
2001Polyphylloseris distefanoi Löser
2003Microsolena distefanoi Baron-Szabo and Gonzalez-Leon
2006Microsolena distefanoi Morycowa and Decrouez
2008Polyphylloseris distefanoi Tomás et al.
2017Microsolena major Baron-Szabo

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderMicrosoleninaMorycowa and Roniewicz 1995
familyMicrosolenidaeKoby 1890
genusMicrosolenaLamouroux 1821
speciesmajor(Ferry 1861)

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