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Trochocyathus speciosus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Platytrochus speciosus was named by Gabb and Horn (1860).

It was recombined as Trochocyathus speciosus by Vaughan (1902).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Platytrochus speciosus Gabb and Horn
1902Trochocyathus speciosus Vaughan
1902Trochocyathus epicharis Wanner
1933Trochocyathus mississippiensis Wells
1938Trochocyathus kroisbachensis Traub
1955Deltocyathus staszici Rozkowska
1958Paratrochocyathus epicharis Alloiteau
1958Trochocyathus lemniscatus Squires
1970Paratrochocyathus lemniscatus Hassan and Salama
1970Protrochocyathus deniseptatus Hassan and Salama
1972Trochocyathus johannesi Floris
1987Tethocyathus kopetdagensis Kuzmicheva

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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
genusTrochocyathusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
speciesspeciosus(Gabb and Horn 1860)

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