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Carinotachylasma

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Pentaphyllidae

Taxonomy
Carinotachylasma was named by Xu (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: P l]. Its type is Carinotachylasma shimenense.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Carinotachylasma Xu p. 123
1981Carinotachylasma Hill
2002Carinotachylasma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderPlerophyllinaSokolov 1960
familyPentaphyllidaeSchindewolf 1942
subfamilyPentaphyllinaeSchindewolf 1942
genusCarinotachylasma

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