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Palaeohelia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Oculinidae

Taxonomy
Palaeohelia was named by Alloiteau (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-l Sepkoski's reference number: 658]. It is not extant. Its type is Palaeohelia collignoni.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Oculinidae by Baron-Szabo (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Palaeohelia Alloiteau
2002Palaeohelia Baron-Szabo
2002Palaeohelia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyOculinidaeGray 1847
genusPalaeohelia

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