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Acropora tortuosa

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Taxonomy
Madrepora tortuosa was named by Dana (1846). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Acropora tortuosa by Santodomingo (2014).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Madrepora implicata Dana
1846Madrepora tortuosa Dana
2014Acropora tortuosa Santodomingo

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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
speciestortuosa(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