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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Donacosmilidae

Cylindrosmilia was named by Roniewicz (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm-l replacement for Cylindrosmilia Roniewicz 1976]. Its type is Cylindrosmilia cylindrata.

It was corrected as Cylismilia by Roniewicz (1988) and Sepkoski (2002); it was misspelled as Cyclismilia by Melnikova (2006).

It was assigned to Donacosmiliidae by Roniewicz (1976) and Roniewicz (1988); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002) and Melnikova (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Cylindrosmilia Roniewicz
1988Cylismilia Roniewicz
2002Cylismilia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Cyclismilia Melnikova

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAmphiastraeinaAlloiteau 1952
familyDonacosmilidaeKrasnov 1970

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