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Hippoporidra

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Hippoporidridae

Taxonomy
Hippoporidra was named by Canu and Bassler (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is extant. Its type is Cellepora edax.

It was assigned to Cleidochasmatidae by Scolaro (1970); to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hippoporidridae by Bock (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Hippoporidra Canu and Bassler p. 8
1970Hippoporidra Scolaro p. 97
2002Hippoporidra Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Hippoporidra Bock

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
familyHippoporidridaeVigneaux 1949
genusHippoporidraCanu and Bassler 1927

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