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Desmophyllum joannense

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Desmophyllum joannense was named by Dennant (1902). It is not extant. Its type locality is Browns Creek, which is in an Eocene marine horizon in Australia.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Desmophyllum joannense Dennant

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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
subfamilyDesmophyllinaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusDesmophyllumEhrenberg 1834
speciesjoannense

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available