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Haimeicyclus

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Oppelismiliidae

Taxonomy
Haimeicyclus was named by Alloiteau (1957) [Sepkoski's age data: J l Sepkoski's reference number: 658,ZR86]. Its type is Haimeicyclus haimei.

It was assigned to Acrosmiliidae by Beauvais (1986); to Stylophyllidae by Stolarski and Russo (2002); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Oppelismiliidae by Roniewicz (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Haimeicyclus Alloiteau
1986Haimeicyclus Beauvais
2002Haimeicyclus Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Haimeicyclus Stolarski and Russo
2009Haimeicyclus Roniewicz

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderStylophyllinaBeauvais 1981
familyOppelismiliidae
genusHaimeicyclusAlloiteau 1957

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. Stolarski and A. Russo 2002Solitary, discoidal to slightly cylindrical stylophyllid. Septal spines embedded in stereome and form compact septa. Epitheca developed on the entire corallum basis.