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Caryophyllia mediavia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Caryophyllia mediavia was named by Vaughan and Popenoe (1935). It is not extant. Its type locality is USGS 10527 Colorado River, which is in a Danian coastal claystone in the Wills Point Formation of Texas.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Caryophyllia dumblei Vaughan and Popenoe
1935Caryophyllia mediavia Vaughan and Popenoe
1972Caryophyllia agatdalensis Floris

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
subfamilyCaryophylliinaeGray 1847
genusCaryophylliaLamarck 1801
speciesmediavia

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