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Dendracis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Taxonomy
Dendracis was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l T Mi].

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Acroporidae by Baron-Szabo (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Dendracis Milne-Edwards and Haime
2002Dendracis Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Dendracis Baron-Szabo p. 29

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstrocoeniinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyAcroporidaeVerrill 1902
genusDendracisMilne-Edwards and Haime 1849

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