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Petrophyllia weaveri

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Oculinidae

Taxonomy
Archohelia weaveri was named by Durham (1942). Its type locality is A-1802 Woodmans Wharf, which is in an Eocene marine conglomerate in the Quimper Sandstone Formation of Washington.

It was recombined as Petrophyllia weaveri by Kiessling (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Archohelia weaveri Durham
2008Petrophyllia weaveri Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyOculinidaeGray 1847
subfamilyOculininaeGray 1847
genusPetrophylliaConrad 1855
speciesweaveri()

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