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Brachymeandra

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Haplaraeidae

Taxonomy
Brachymeandra was named by Alloiteau (1957) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sepkoski's reference number: 658]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Meandrophylliinae by Baron-Szabo (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Brachymeandra Alloiteau
1982Brachycoenia Beauvais
2002Brachymeandra Baron-Szabo
2002Brachycoenia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Brachymeandra Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
familyHaplaraeidaeVaughan and Wells 1943
subfamilyMeandrophylliinae
genusBrachymeandraAlloiteau 1957

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