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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae

Cuifia was named by Melnikova (1975) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-m Sepkoski's reference number: 919]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Coryphylliidae by Turnsek (1997); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Reimaniphylliidae by Caruthers and Stanley (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Cuifia Melnikova
1997Cuifia Turnsek
2002Cuifia Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Cuifia Caruthers and Stanley , Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDistichophylliinaBeauvais 1980
familyReimaniphylliidaeMelnikova 1975
genusCuifiaMelnikova 1975

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