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Deltocyathus whitei

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Deltocyathus whitei was named by Durham (1943). Its type locality is Panoche Quad., California, which is in a Paleocene deep-water sandstone in the Lodo Formation of California.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Deltocyathus whitei Durham
1969Platycyathus ghiroboensis Barta-Calmus

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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
genusDeltocyathusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
specieswhitei

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