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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Placocoeniidae

Astrogyra was named by Felix (1900) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 691].

It was assigned to Placosmiliinae by Wells (1956); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Placocoeniidae by Baron-Szabo (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Astrogyra Felix
1956Astrogyra Wells
2002Astrogyra Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Astrogyra Baron-Szabo p. 48

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyPlacocoeniidaeAlloiteau 1952
genusAstrogyraFelix 1900

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