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Koilocoenia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia

Taxonomy
Koilocoenia was named by Duncan (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Tr Rhae Sepkoski's reference number: 2].

It was assigned to Pinacophyllinae by Wells (1956); to Acroporidae by Turnsek (1997); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Koilocoenia Duncan
1896Coelocoenia Volz
1956Koilocoenia Wells
1988Coelocoenia Morycowa
1997Koilocoenia Turnsek
2002Coelocoenia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Koilocoenia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderArchaeocoeniinaAlloiteau 1952
genusKoilocoeniaDuncan 1884

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