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Montipora schencki

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Taxonomy
Montipora schencki was named by Durham (1942). Its type locality is UCMP Loc. A-3206 - Observatory Point [Crescent Fm], which is in an Eocene marine volcaniclastic in the Crescent Formation of Washington.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Montipora schencki Durham

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstrocoeniinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyAcroporidaeVerrill 1902
genusMontiporaBlainville 1830
speciesschencki

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available