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Cyathotrochus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Turbinoliidae

Taxonomy
Cyathotrochus was named by Bourne (1905) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 796]. It is extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Tropidocyathus by Wells (1956).

It was assigned to Turbinoliidae by Cairns (1997); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Cyathotrochus Bourne
1997Cyathotrochus Cairns
2002Cyathotrochus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophyllioideaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyTurbinoliidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1857
genusCyathotrochusBourne 1905

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