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Placogyra parelegans

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Rhipidogyridae

Taxonomy
Ogilvinella parelegans was named by Sikharulidze (1979). Its type locality is Tskhanari, Caucasus, upper biostrome, which is in an Albian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in Georgia.

It was recombined as Placogyra parelegans by Baron-Szabo (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Ogilvinella parelegans Sikharulidze
2009Placogyra parelegans Baron-Szabo

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderRhipidogyrina
familyRhipidogyridaeKoby 1905
subfamilyRhipidogyrinaeKoby 1905
genusPlacogyraKoby 1904
speciesparelegans()

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