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Aplosmilia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Rhipidogyridae

Taxonomy
Aplosmilia was named by d'Orbigny (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-l K Sant-u Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Aplosmiliinae by Geyer (1955); to Rhipidogyridae by Roniewicz (1976); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Rhipidogyrinae by Pandey and Fürsich (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Aplosmilia d'Orbigny
1955Aplosmilia Geyer
1976Aplosmilia Roniewicz
2002Aplosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Aplosmilia Pandey and Fürsich

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderRhipidogyrina
familyRhipidogyridaeKoby 1905
subfamilyRhipidogyrinaeKoby 1905
genusAplosmiliad'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