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Montastrea pediculata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montastraeidae

Astrea pediculata was named by Deshayes (1831).

It was recombined as Phyllocoenia pediculata by d'Orbigny (1850); it was recombined as Phyllocoeniopsis pediculata by Turnsek and Polsak (1978); it was recombined as Montastrea pediculata by Baron-Szabo (2009).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1831Astrea pediculata Deshayes
1850Phyllocoenia pediculata d'Orbigny
1978Phyllocoeniopsis pediculata Turnsek and Polsak
2009Montastrea pediculata Baron-Szabo

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
familyMontastraeidaeYabe and Sugiyama 1941
genusMontastreaBlainville 1830
speciespediculata(Deshayes 1831)

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