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Gorskyites

Anthozoa - Auloporida - Gorskyitidae

Taxonomy
Gorskyites was named by Sokolov (1955) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Gorskyites Sokolov
1981Gorskyites Hill
2002Gorskyites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
RankNameAuthor
orderAuloporidaSokolov 1947
superfamilySyringoporicaeFromentel 1861
familyGorskyitidaeLin 1963
genusGorskyitesSokolov 1955

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