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Anthozoa - Favositida - Favositidae

Astrocerium was named by Hall (1851) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov S Wenl-l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Favositinae by Hill (1981); to Tabulata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Favositidae by Kiessling (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Astrocerium Hall
1981Astrocerium Hill
2002Astrocerium Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Astrocerium Kiessling

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
orderFavositidaWedekind 1937
familyFavositidaeDana 1846
subfamilyFavositinaeDana 1846
genusAstroceriumHall 1851

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.

No diagnoses are available