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Brachyseris

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

Taxonomy
Brachyseris was named by Alloiteau (1947) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 2,682].

It was assigned to Calamophylliidae by Wells (1956); to Latomeandriidae by Beauvais (1986); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Brachyseris Alloiteau
1956Brachyseris Wells
1986Brachyseris Beauvais
2002Brachyseris Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderMicrosoleninaMorycowa and Roniewicz 1995
familyLatomeandridaeAlloiteau 1952
genusBrachyserisAlloiteau 1947

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