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Aplophyllia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Stylinidae

Taxonomy
Aplophyllia was named by D'Orbigny (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: J m J Kimm-l Sepkoski's reference number: 823].

It was assigned to Stylinidae by Wells (1956); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Aplophyllia D'Orbigny
1956Aplophyllia Wells
2002Aplophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderStylininaAlloiteau 1952
familyStylinidaed'Orbigny 1851
genusAplophylliaD'Orbigny 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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available