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Acropora florida

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Taxonomy
Madrepora florida was named by Dana (1846). It is extant.

It was recombined as Acropora florida by Inskipp et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Madrepora florida Dana
1846Madrepora gravida Dana
1888Madrepora brachyclados Ortmann
1890Madrepora compressa Bassett-Smith
1891Madrepora polymorpha Brook
1893Madrepora affinis Brook
1967Acropora multiramosa Nemenzo
2005Acropora florida Inskipp et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstrocoeniinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyAcroporidaeVerrill 1902
genusAcroporaOken 1815
speciesflorida(Dana 1846)

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