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Parapleurosmilia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Zardinophyllidae

Taxonomy
Parapleurosmilia was named by Beauvais (1986) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-u Sepkoski's reference number: 682]. It is not extant. Its type is Parapleurosmilia inflata.

It was assigned to Zardinophyllidae by Beauvais (1986); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Parapleurosmilia Beauvais
2002Parapleurosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderPachythecaliinaEliasova 1976
familyZardinophyllidaeMontanaro-Gallitelli 1975
genusParapleurosmilia

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