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Asterosmilia irregularis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Asterosmilia irregularis was named by Cairns (1995). Its type locality is Lomas del Mar, eastern sequence, sample 1119, Limon Basin, which is in a Pleistocene transition zone/lower shoreface siltstone in the Moin Formation of Costa Rica.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Asterosmilia irregularis Cairns

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusAsterosmiliaDuncan 1867
speciesirregularis

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