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Isophyllia rigida

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

Taxonomy
Astraea rigida was named by Dana (1848). It is extant.

It was recombined as Isophyllastrea rigida by Matthai (1928); it was recombined as Isophyllia rigida by Veron (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Astraea rigida Dana
1928Isophyllastrea rigida Matthai
2000Isophyllia rigida Veron

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyMussidaeOrtmann 1890
genusIsophylliaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1851
speciesrigida(Dana 1848)

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