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Madracis crescentensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Astrocoeniidae

Taxonomy
Madracis crescentensis was named by Durham (1942). Its type locality is UCMP Loc. A-3212 - Port Crescent [Crescent Fm], which is in an Eocene marine sandstone in the Crescent Formation of Washington.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Madracis crescentensis Durham

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstrocoeniinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyAstrocoeniidaeKoby 1890
genusMadracisMilne-Edwards and Haime 1849
speciescrescentensis

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available