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Complexastraeopsis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Taxonomy
Complexastraeopsis was named by Morycowa (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-u J Tith-u Sepkoski's reference number: 868]. It is not extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Complexastrea by Baron-Szabo (2002).

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Montlivaltiidae by Morycowa and Misik (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Complexastraeopsis Morycowa
2002Complexastraeopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Complexastraeopsis Morycowa and Misik

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMontlivaltiidaeDietrich 1926
genusComplexastraeopsis

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