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Caryophyllia (Premocyathus) compressa

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Premocyathus compressus was named by Yabe and Eguchi (1942).

It was recombined as Caryophyllia (Premocyathus) compressa by Cairns (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Premocyathus compressus Yabe and Eguchi
1994Caryophyllia (Premocyathus) compressa Cairns

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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
subfamilyCaryophylliinaeGray 1847
genusCaryophylliaLamarck 1801
subgenusPremocyathus()
speciescompressa()

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