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Ceriostella

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pamiroseriidae

Taxonomy
Ceriostella was named by Roniewicz and Stanley (1998) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Ladi-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Ceriostella variabilis.

It was assigned to Margarophylliidae by Roniewicz and Stanley (1998); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pamiroseriidae by Roniewicz and Stanley (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Ceriostella Roniewicz and Stanley
2002Ceriostella Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Ceriostella Roniewicz and Stanley p. 953

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyPamiroseriidaeMelnikova 1984
genusCeriostella

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