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Palmicellaria

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Celleporidae

Taxonomy
Palmicellaria was named by Alder (1864) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 1260]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Lepraliidae by Ulrich and Bassler (1904); to Smittinidae by Canu and Bassler (1935), Brown (1952) and Brown (1958); to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Celleporidae by Schmidt (2003) and Bock (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Palmicellaria Alder
1904Palmicellaria Ulrich and Bassler p. 427
1935Palmicellaria Canu and Bassler
1952Palmicellaria Brown
1958Palmicellaria Brown
2002Palmicellaria Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Palmicellaria Schmidt
2006Palmicellaria Bock

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
RankNameAuthor
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderNeocheilostominad'Hondt 1985
infraorderAscophorina(Levinsen 1909)
Lepraliomorpha(Gordon 1989)
superfamilyCelleporoideaJohnston 1838
familyCelleporidaeBusk 1852
genusPalmicellariaAlder 1864

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