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Myriophyllia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Taxonomy
Myriophyllia was named by d'Orbigny (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-l K Albi Sepkoski's reference number: 806]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Faviidae by Roniewicz (1976); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Myriophyllia d'Orbigny
1976Myriophyllia Roniewicz
2002Myriophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
genusMyriophylliad'Orbigny 1849

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