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Melithaea

Anthozoa - Gorgonacea

Taxonomy
Melithaea is a genus. It is extant.

It was assigned to Gorgonida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Melithaea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Life
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
RankNameAuthor
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassOctocorallia
orderGorgonaceaLamouroux 1816
genusMelithaea

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