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Actiniidae

Anthozoa - Actiniidae

Taxonomy
Actiniidae was named by Rafinesque (1815). It is extant.

It was assigned to Hexacorallia by Fautin (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1815Actiniidae Rafinesque
2013Actiniidae Fautin

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassHexacorallia
familyActiniidaeRafinesque 1815
familyActiniidaeRafinesque 1815

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