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Preverastraea comalensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Aulastraeoporidae

Taxonomy
Orbicella comalensis was named by Wells (1932). It is not extant. Its type locality is Spring Branch-Cranes Mill region, Comal County, which is in an Albian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Glen Rose Formation of Texas.

It was recombined as Preverastraea comalensis by Baron-Szabo (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Orbicella comalensis Wells
2009Preverastraea comalensis Baron-Szabo

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
familyAulastraeoporidaeAlloiteau 1957
genusPreverastraeaBeauvais 1976
speciescomalensis(Wells 1932)

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