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Caninia

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Cyathopsidae

Taxonomy
Caninia was named by Michelin (1840) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u P Leon-l Sepkoski's reference number: 174,680]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cyathopsidae by Hill (1956); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Caninia Michelin
1956Caninia Hill
2002Caninia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Life
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderCaniniinaWang 1950
familyCyathopsidaeDybowski 1873
genusCaniniaMichelin 1840

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