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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pinacophyllidae

Cyathocoenia was named by Duncan (1867) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis-u Tr Nori Sepkoski's reference number: 869,919,920]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Astrocoeniidae by Stanley (1986); to Pinacophyllidae by Stanley and jr and Whalen (1989); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Cyathocoenia Duncan
1986Cyathocoenia Stanley, Jr.
1989Cyathocoenia Stanley, jr. and Whalen
2002Cyathocoenia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderArchaeocoeniinaAlloiteau 1952
familyPinacophyllidaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusCyathocoeniaDuncan 1867

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