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Dasmosmilia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Taxonomy
Dasmosmilia was named by Pourtalès (1880) [Sepkoski's age data: K u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Caryophylliidae by Kosnik (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
p. 429
YearName and author
1880Dasmosmilia Pourtalès
1932Goniocyathus Yabe and Eguchi
2002Dasmosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusDasmosmiliaPourtalès 1880

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