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Cyathotrochus pileus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Turbinoliidae

Taxonomy
Trochocyathus pileus was named by Alcock (1902).

It was recombined as Tropidocyathus pileus by Cairns (1989); it was recombined as Cyathotrochus pileus by Cairns (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Trochocyathus pileus Alcock
1989Tropidocyathus pileus Cairns
1997Cyathotrochus pileus Cairns

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophyllioideaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyTurbinoliidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1857
genusCyathotrochusBourne 1905
speciespileus(Alcock 1902)

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