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Palaeoaplysina

Rhodophyceae - Archaeolithophyllales - Palaoaplysinaceae

Taxonomy
Palaeoaplysina was named by Krotov (1888) [Sepkoski's age data: C Step-l P Dora Sepkoski's reference number: 175,666]. Its type is Palaeoaplysina laminaeformis.

It was assigned to Palaeoaplysinidae by Chuvashov (1973); to Axinellida by Sepkoski (2002); to Codiaceae by Kiessling (2004); to Hydrozoa by Ponomarenko et al. (2014); and to Palaoaplysinaceae by Anderson and Beauchamp (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Palaeoaplysina Krotov
1973Palaeoaplysina Chuvashov
2002Palaeoaplysina Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Palaeoaplysina Kiessling
2014Palaeoaplysina Anderson and Beauchamp
2014Palaeoaplysina Ponomarenko et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomBiliphytaCavalier-Smith 1981
phylumRhodophytaWettstein 1922
classRhodophyceaeRuprecht 1851
RankNameAuthor
orderArchaeolithophyllalesChuvashov 1987
familyPalaoaplysinaceaeVachard and Kabanov 2007
genusPalaeoaplysinaKrotov 1888

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