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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Axosmiliidae

Columnaphyllia was named by Geyer (1955) [Sepkoski's age data: J u].

It was assigned to Amphiastreidae by Wells (1956); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Axosmiliidae by Pandey and Fürsich (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Columnaphyllia Geyer
1956Columnaphyllia Wells
2002Columnaphyllia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Columnaphyllia Pandey and Fürsich

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderPachythecaliinaEliasova 1976
familyAxosmiliidaeGeyer 1955
genusColumnaphylliaGeyer 1955

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.

No diagnoses are available