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Araeopoma

Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Goniophyllidae

Taxonomy
Araeopoma was named by Lindström (1883) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u S Wenl]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Araeopoma Lindström
1956Araeopoma Hill
1981Araeopoma Hill
2002Araeopoma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyGoniophyllidaeDybowski 1873
genusAraeopomaLindström 1883

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