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Goniocora

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Stylinidae

Taxonomy
Goniocora was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1851) [Sepkoski's age data: J Aale J Tith Sepkoski's reference number: 2,682].

It was assigned to Montastreinae by Wells (1956); to Stylinidae by Beauvais (1986); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Goniocora Milne-Edwards and Haime
1956Goniocora Wells
1986Goniocora Beauvais
2002Goniocora Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderStylininaAlloiteau 1952
familyStylinidaed'Orbigny 1851
genusGoniocoraMilne-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