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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Kionotrochus was named by Dennant (1906) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 86]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Turbinoliinae by Wells (1956); to Turbinoliidae by Alloiteau and Tissier (1958); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1906Kionotrochus Dennant
1956Kionotrochus Wells
1958Kionotrochus Alloiteau and Tissier
2002Kionotrochus Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
subfamilyTurbinoliinaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
genusKionotrochusDennant 1906

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.

No diagnoses are available