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Balanophyllia cowlitzensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dendrophylliidae

Balanophyllia cowlitzensis was named by Durham (1943). Its type locality is UCMP Loc. 7162 - Cowlitz River [Cowlitz Fm], which is in a Bartonian marine shale in the Cowlitz Formation of Washington.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Balanophyllia cowlitzensis Durham

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDendrophylliinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyDendrophylliidaeGray 1847
genusBalanophylliaWood 1844

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