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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Dasmiopsis was named by Oppenheim (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: K l K Sn Sepkoski's reference number: 796].

It was assigned to Desmophyllinae by Wells (1956); to Meandriidae by Turnsek (1997); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Dasmiopsis Oppenheim
1956Dasmiopsis Wells
1997Dasmiopsis Turnsek
2002Dasmiopsis Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
subfamilyDesmophyllinaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusDasmiopsisOppenheim 1930

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