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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Oculinidae

Acrhelia was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1849). It is extant.

It was assigned to Galaxeinae by Wells (1956).

  • Acrohelia was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1857) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 796]. It is extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Acrhelia by Wells (1956).

    It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Acrhelia Milne-Edwards and Haime
1857Acrohelia Milne-Edwards and Haime
1956Acrhelia Wells p. F413
2002Acrohelia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyOculinidaeGray 1847
subfamilyGalaxeinaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusAcrheliaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1849

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.

No diagnoses are available