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Gyrosmilia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Meandrinidae

Taxonomy
Gyrosmilia was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1851). It is extant.

It was assigned to Eusmiliinae by Wells (1956); and to Meandrinidae by Veron (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Gyrosmilia Milne-Edwards and Haime
1956Gyrosmilia Wells
2000Gyrosmilia Veron

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMeandrinidaeGray 1847
genusGyrosmiliaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1851

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