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Polycyathus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Polycyathus was named by Duncan (1876).

It was assigned to Caryophylliidae by Stolarski (1991).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Polycyathus Duncan
1991Polycyathus Stolarski p. 41

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusPolycyathusDuncan 1876

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