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Platytrochus hastatus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Platytrochus hastatus was named by Dennant (1902). It is extant. Its type locality is Clifton Bank, Muddy Creek (Dennant collection), which is in a Langhian marine marl in the Port Campbell Limestone Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Platytrochus hastatus Dennant

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
subfamilyTurbinoliinaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
genusPlatytrochusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
specieshastatus

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