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Colpophyllia malayica

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Taxonomy
Hydnophyllia malayica was named by Gerth (1923). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Kabasian River, Borneo, which is in a Miocene marine horizon in Indonesia.

It was recombined as Colpophyllia malayica by Kiessling (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Hydnophyllia malayica Gerth
2008Colpophyllia malayica Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusColpophylliaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
speciesmalayica()

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