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Briantelasma

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Streptelasmatidae

Taxonomy
Briantelasma was named by Oliver (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: S D Eife]. Its type is Briantelasma americanum.

It was assigned to Streptelasmatinae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Briantelasma Oliver
1981Briantelasma Hill
2002Briantelasma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStreptelasmatinaWedekind 1927
familyStreptelasmatidaeNicholson 1889
subfamilyStreptelasmatinaeNicholson 1889
genusBriantelasmaOliver 1960

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