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Fungiastraea

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Latomeandridae

Taxonomy
Fungiastraea was named by Alloiteau (1952) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori K Camp Sepkoski's reference number: 817]. Its type is Fungiastraea laganum.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Latomeandridae by Roniewicz (1976) and Pandey et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Fungiastraea Alloiteau
1976Fungiastraea Roniewicz
2002Fungiastraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Fungiastrea Pandey et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderMicrosoleninaMorycowa and Roniewicz 1995
familyLatomeandridaeAlloiteau 1952
genusFungiastraeaAlloiteau 1952

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