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Columnocoenia safarratensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Placocoeniidae

Taxonomy
Columnocoenia safarratensis was named by El-Asa'ad (1991). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Safarrat and Huraymilah (Ulayyah), Saudi Arabia, which is in an Oxfordian reef, buildup or bioherm framestone in the Hanifa Formation of Saudi Arabia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Columnocoenia safarratensis El-Asa'ad

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyPlacocoeniidaeAlloiteau 1952
genusColumnocoeniaAlloiteau 1952
speciessafarratensis

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