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Heterocyathus japonicus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Stephanoseris japonica was named by Verrill (1866).

It was recombined as Heterocyathus japonicus by Yabe and Eguchi (1942).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Stephanoseris japonica Verrill
1942Heterocyathus japonicus Yabe and Eguchi

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusHeterocyathusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
speciesjaponicus(Verrill 1866)

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