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Liptodendron

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Taxonomy
Liptodendron was named by Eliasova (1991) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Liptodendron grossi.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Faviidae by Baron-Szabo (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Liptodendron Eliasova
2002Liptodendron Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Liptodendron Baron-Szabo p. 40

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusLiptodendron

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