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Columastrea madagascariensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Columastreidae

Taxonomy
Actinastraea decaphylla madagascariensis was named by Alloiteau (1958). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Holocoenia madagascariensis by Baron-Szabo (2006); it was recombined as Columastrea madagascariensis by Baron-Szabo (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Actinastraea decaphylla madagascariensis Michelin
1958Actinastraea decaphylla madagascariensis Alloiteau
2006Holocoenia madagascariensis Baron-Szabo
2009Columastrea madagascariensis Baron-Szabo

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyColumastreidae(Alloiteau 1952)
genusColumastread'Orbigny 1849
speciesmadagascariensis(Alloiteau 1958)

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