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Latiastrea pakongensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

Taxonomy
Latiastraea pakongensis was named by Liao and Xia (1985). Its type locality is Baingoin region, which is in an Oxfordian/Kimmeridgian platform/shelf-margin reef limestone in the Pakong Formation of China.

It was recombined as Latiastrea pakongensis by Kiessling (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Latiastraea pakongensis Liao and Xia
2014Latiastrea pakongensis Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderMicrosoleninaMorycowa and Roniewicz 1995
familyLatomeandridaeAlloiteau 1952
genusLatiastrea
speciespakongensis()

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