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Aquitanastraea

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Taxonomy
Aquitanastraea was named by Chevalier (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol Sepkoski's reference number: 658]. It is not extant. Its type is Aquitanastraea piveteaui.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Faviidae by Kiessling (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Aquitanastraea Chevalier
2002Aquitanastraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Aquitanastraea Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusAquitanastraeaChevalier 1954

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