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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pamiroseriidae

Beneckastraea was named by Cuif (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 919]. It is not extant. Its type is Chorisastraea beneckei.

It was assigned to Pamiroseriidae by Melnikova and Bychkov (1986); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Beneckastraea Cuif
1986Beneckastraea Melnikova and Bychkov
2002Beneckastraea Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyPamiroseriidaeMelnikova 1984
genusBeneckastraeaCuif 1976

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