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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Margarophylliidae

Margarosmilia was named by Volz (1896) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn-l J Toar Sepkoski's reference number: 183,919,920]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Margarophylliidae by Beauvais (1986), Roniewicz (1989), Roniewicz et al. (2005) and Stanley and Onoue (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Margarosmilia Volz
1986Margarosmilia Beauvais
1989Margarosmilia Roniewicz
2002Margarosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Margarosmilia Roniewicz et al. p. 297
2015Margarosmilia Stanley and Onoue p. 14

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDistichophylliinaBeauvais 1980
familyMargarophylliidaeCuif 1977
genusMargarosmiliaVolz 1896

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