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Trigerastraea

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Andemantastraeidae

Taxonomy
Trigerastraea was named by Alloiteau (1951) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-u K Ceno Sepkoski's reference number: 2,183]. It is not extant. Its type is Isastrea trigeri.

It was assigned to Andemantastraeidae by Beauvais (1986); and to Scleractinia by El-Asa'ad (1989) and Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Trigerastraea Alloiteau
1986Trigerastraea Beauvais
1989Trigerastrea El-Asa'ad
2002Trigerastraea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
familyAndemantastraeidaeAlloiteau 1952
genusTrigerastraeaAlloiteau 1951

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