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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Eohydnophora was named by Yabe and Eguchi (1936) [Sepkoski's age data: K Barr-l K Albi-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Eohydnophora tosaensis.

It was assigned to Stylinidae by Baron-Szabo (1997); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Faviidae by Morycowa and Decrouez (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Eohydnophora Yabe and Eguchi
1997Eohydnophora Baron-Szabo p. 37
2002Eohydnophora Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Eohydnophora Morycowa and Decrouez

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusEohydnophoraYabe and Eguchi 1936

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.

No diagnoses are available