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Galaxea

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Oculinidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1815Galaxea Oken
1849Acrhelia Milne-Edwards and Haime
1857Acrohelia Milne-Edwards and Haime
1956Acrhelia Wells p. F413
1956Galaxea Wells
2002Acrohelia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Galaxea Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyOculinidaeGray 1847
subfamilyGalaxeinaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusGalaxeaOken 1815

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