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Polyphyllia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

Taxonomy
Polyphyllia was named by Quoy and Gaimard (1830) [m. kosnik taxon no: 11128]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Fungiidae by Veron (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1830Polyphyllia Quoy and Gaimard
2000Polyphyllia Veron

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
superfamilyFungiicaeDana 1846
familyFungiidaeDana 1846
genusPolyphylliaQuoy and Gaimard 1830

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