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Gyrodendron

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Calamophylliidae

Taxonomy
Gyrodendron was named by Quenstedt (1880) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm K Apti-l Sepkoski's reference number: 819].

It was assigned to Calamophylliidae by Wells (1956); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Gyrodendron Quenstedt
1956Gyrodendron Wells
2002Gyrodendron Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
superfamilyAgariciicaeGray 1847
familyCalamophylliidaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusGyrodendronQuenstedt 1880

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