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Cyclomussa

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

Taxonomy
Cyclomussa was named by Wells (1941) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol].

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Mussidae by Wells (1941), Wells (1956) and López-Pérez (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Cyclomussa Wells p. 316
1956Cyclomussa Wells
2002Cyclomussa Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Cyclomussa López-Pérez p. 83

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyMussidaeOrtmann 1890
genusCyclomussa

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