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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Montlivaltia was named by Lamouroux (1821) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis-l K l Sepkoski's reference number: 796,934]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Astraeidae by Smith (1927); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); to Montlivaltiidae by Fischer (1969), Roniewicz (1976) and Baron-Szabo (2006); and to Montlivaltiinae by Kiessling (2008).

M. (Plesiomontlivaltia), M. alata, M. alcobacensis, M. angusticostata, M. arcuata, M. atlantica, M. bangoinensis, M. bifida, M. brevis, M. bulgarica, M. bullata, M. caespitosa, M. capitata, M. cartieri, M. caryophyllata, M. cavali, M. champlittensis, M. chariensis, M. cherahilensis, M. choffati, M. compressa, M. compressoides, M. cornutiformis, M. cosmanni, M. cottreaui, M. crassisepta, M. crenata, M. culullus, M. cupuliformis, M. cyclolitoides, M. decipiens (syn. M. numismalis), M. deqenensis, M. dianthus, M. dilatata, M. ducreti, M. ellipsocylindrica, M. frustriformis, M. gigas, M. gregoryi, M. greppini, M. gyensis, M. hourcqi, M. icaunensis, M. incubans, M. induta, M. jaunensis, M. kachensis, M. kairouanensis, M. kaufmanni, M. kobyi, M. langi, M. laufonensis, M. lesueuri, M. mallens, M. matheyi, M. mayaoensis, M. meriani, M. mitodaensis, M. moeschi, M. multiformis, M. nattheimensis, M. obconica, M. obliqua (syn. Anthophyllum venustum), M. orientalis, M. parasitica, M. pedunculata, M. polymorpha, M. rosula, M. rugulosa, M. sarthacensis, M. septafindens, M. shiquanheensis, M. smithi, M. soaravikelyensis, M. stueri, M. subdispar, M. subinflata, M. subturbinata, M. superficialis, M. symmetrica, M. tenuilamellata, M. tenuilamellosa, M. thurmanni, M. todanaensis, M. triasina, M. trochoides, M. truncata (syn. M. sioufensis, M. xizangensis), M. tubicina, M. turgida, M. uricornis, M. variabilis, M. vasiformis, M. vesiculosa (syn. M. renevieri), M. waterhousei, M. xainzaensis, M. zangbeiensis

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1821Montlivaltia Lamouroux
1927Montlivaultia Smith p. 126
1969Montlivaltia Fischer
1976Montlivaltia Roniewicz
2002Montlivaltia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Montlivaltia Baron-Szabo p. 51
2008Montlivaltia Kiessling

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMontlivaltiidaeDietrich 1926
subfamilyMontlivaltiinaeDietrich 1926
genusMontlivaltiaLamouroux 1821

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