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Dictyaraea

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Poritidae

Taxonomy
Dictyaraea was named by Reuss (1867) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-l T Plio Sepkoski's reference number: 850].

It was assigned to Poritidae by Wells (1956); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Dictyaraea Reuss
1956Dictyaraea Wells p. F394
2002Dictyaraea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
superfamilyPoriticaeGray 1842
familyPoritidaeGray 1842
genusDictyaraeaReuss 1867

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