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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae

Lochmaeosmilia was named by Wells (1943) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo K u Sepkoski's reference number: 847]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Amphiastreidae by Wells (1956); to Actinastraeidae by Beauvais (1988); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Lochmaeosmilia Wells
1956Lochmaeosmilia Wells p. F390
1988Lochmaeosmilia Beauvais
2002Lochmaeosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderPachythecaliinaEliasova 1976
familyAmphiastreidaeOgilvie 1896
genusLochmaeosmiliaWells 1943

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