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Kobyastraea

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Kobyastraeidae

Taxonomy
Kobyastraea was named by Roniewicz (1970) [Sepkoski's age data: J Call J Tith Sepkoski's reference number: 820].

It was assigned to Thamnasteriidae by Roniewicz (1976) and Löser and Raeder (1995); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Kobyastraeidae by Löser and Ferry (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Kobyastraea Roniewicz
1976Kobyastraea Roniewicz
1995Kobyastrea Löser and Raeder p. 49
2002Kobyastraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Phacellastraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Kobyastraea Löser and Ferry

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
familyKobyastraeidaeRoniewicz 1970
genusKobyastraeaRoniewicz 1970

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