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Trochocyathus paliscus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Tethocyathus paliscus was named by Squires (1962). Its type locality is N 28, GS 1189 Pakaurangi Point, Kaipara, which is in an Altonian coastal limestone/siliciclastic in the Pakaurangi Formation of New Zealand.

It was recombined as Trochocyathus paliscus by Baron-Szabo (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Tethocyathus paliscus Squires
2009Trochocyathus paliscus Baron-Szabo

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusTrochocyathusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848

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.

No diagnoses are available