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Diplocoenia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Acroporidae

Taxonomy
Diplocoenia was named by Fromentel (1857) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bath K Turo Sepkoski's reference number: 819,820,1270]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Acroporidae by Roniewicz (1976); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Diplocoenia Fromentel
1976Diplocoenia Roniewicz
2002Diplocoenia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAstrocoeniinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyAcroporidaeVerrill 1902
genusDiplocoeniaFromentel 1857

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