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Calostylopsis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dendrophylliidae

Taxonomy
Calostylopsis was named by Alloiteau (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sepkoski's reference number: 658]. It is not extant. Its type is Calostylopsis sakalavensis.

It was assigned to Dendrophylliidae by Cairns (2001); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Calostylopsis Alloiteau
2001Calostylopsis Cairns
2002Calostylopsis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDendrophylliinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyDendrophylliidaeGray 1847
genusCalostylopsis

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