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Petridictyum

Anthozoa - Favositida - Micheliniidae

Taxonomy
Petridictyum was named by Schindewolf (1959) [Sepkoski's age data: D Sieg D Eife]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Petridictyum Schindewolf
1981Petridictyum Hill
2002Petridictyum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
orderFavositidaWedekind 1937
RankNameAuthor
suborderFavositinaWedekind 1937
superfamilyFavositicaeDana 1846
familyMicheliniidaeWaagen and Wentzel 1886
subfamilyMicheliniinaeWaagen and Wentzel 1886
genusPetridictyumSchindewolf 1959

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