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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae

Coryphyllia was named by Cuif (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn-l J Plie-u Sepkoski's reference number: 682,919,920]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Coryphylliidae by Beauvais (1986); to Coryphylliinae by Roniewicz (1989); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Coryphyllia Cuif
1986Coryphyllia Beauvais
1989Coryphyllia Roniewicz
2002Coryphyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDistichophylliinaBeauvais 1980
familyReimaniphylliidaeMelnikova 1975
subfamilyCoryphylliinaeBeauvais 1981
genusCoryphylliaCuif 1974

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