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Elasmocoenia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Heterocoeniidae

Taxonomy
Elasmocoenia was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1851) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno T Eo].

It was assigned to Stylininae by Wells (1956); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Heterocoeniidae by Kiessling (2014).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Elasmocoenia Milne-Edwards and Haime
1956Elasmocoenia Wells
1997Latusastraeopsis Morycowa and Marcopoulou-Diacantoni
2002Latusastraeopsis Morycowa and Marcopoulou-Diacantoni
2002Elasmocoenia Sepkoski, Jr.
2014Elasmocoenia Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderHeterocoeniinaBeauvais 1977
familyHeterocoeniidaeOppenheim 1930
genusElasmocoeniaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1851

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