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Cheilosmilia cornuta

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae

Taxonomy
Lingulosmilia cornuta was named by Koby (1888). It is the type species of Lingulosmilia.

It was recombined as Cheilosmilia cornuta by Beauvais (1963) and Kiessling (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Lingulosmilia cornuta Koby
1963Cheilosmilia cornuta Beauvais
2008Cheilosmilia cornuta Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderPachythecaliinaEliasova 1976
familyAmphiastreidaeOgilvie 1896
genusCheilosmiliaKoby 1888
speciescornuta(Koby 1888)

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