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Crista

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Fasciphyllidae

Taxonomy
Crista was named by Tsyganko (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: D Give]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Crista Tsyganko
1981Crista Hill
2002Crista Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderPtenophyllinaWedekind 1927
familyFasciphyllidaeSoshkina 1954
genusCristaTsyganko 1971

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