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Trochocyathus stantoni

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Trochocyathus stantoni was named by Vaughan (1900) [Middle Eocene; California]. Its type locality is 2.5 miles NE of Clayton, which is in a Lutetian/Bartonian marine sandstone in the Domengine Formation of California.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Trochocyathus stantoni Vaughan pp. 98-99 figs. 7: 18-19
2001Trochocyathus stantoni Squires p. 7

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
genusTrochocyathusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848

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