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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Turbinoliidae

Peponocyathus was named by Gravier (1915) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 796]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Turbinoliinae by Wells (1956) and Berndt and Welle (1995); to Turbinoliidae by Cairns (1997); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1915Peponocyathus Gravier
1937Discotrochus (Cylindrophyllia) Yabe and Eguchi
1956Peponocyathus Wells
1992Truncatocyathus Stolarski
1995Pepenocyathus Berndt and Welle
1997Peponocyathus Cairns
1997Cylindrophyllia Wienrich p. 88
2002Cylindrophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Peponocyathus Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Truncatocyathus Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophyllioideaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyTurbinoliidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1857
genusPeponocyathusGravier 1915

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