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Bractea

Anthozoa - Favositida - Favositidae

Taxonomy
Bractea was named by Oliver (1975) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Emmonsiinae by Hill (1981); and to Tabulata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Bractea Oliver
1981Bractea Hill
2002Bractea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
RankNameAuthor
orderFavositidaWedekind 1937
familyFavositidaeDana 1846
subfamilyEmmonsiinaeLecompte 1952
genusBracteaOliver 1975

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