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Amplexoides

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Amplexidae

Taxonomy
Amplexoides was named by Wang (1947) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-l S Ludl]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Stauriidae by Hill (1956); to Amplexidae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Amplexoides Wang
1956Amplexoides Hill
1981Amplexoides Hill
2002Amplexoides Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStauriinaVerrill 1865
familyAmplexidaeChapman 1893
genusAmplexoidesWang 1947

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