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Caryophyllia oregonensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Caryophyllia oregonensis was named by Nomland (1917). It is not extant. Its type locality is Smith Point, Astoria, which is in an Oligocene marginal marine shale in Oregon.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Caryophyllia oregonensis Nomland

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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
speciesoregonensis

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