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Duncanosmilia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Ellipsosmiliidae

Taxonomy
Duncanosmilia was named by Beauvais (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: J Hett J Sine Sepkoski's reference number: 919]. It is not extant. Its type is Duncanosmilia moorei.

It was assigned to Ellipsosmiliidae by Beauvais (1976); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Duncanosmilia Beauvais
2002Duncanosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderArchaeocoeniinaAlloiteau 1952
familyEllipsosmiliidaeAlloiteau 1957
genusDuncanosmilia

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