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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Phacellocoenia was named by Alloiteau and Tissier (1858) [Sepkoski's age data: J T Than-l Sepkoski's reference number: 86,658]. Its type is Phacellocoenia bazerquei.

It was assigned to Stylinidae by Alloiteau and Tissier (1958); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Faviidae by Baron-Szabo (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Phacellocoenia Alloiteau and Tissier
1958Phacellocoenia Alloiteau and Tissier
2002Phacellocoenia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Phacellocoenia Baron-Szabo p. 42

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusPhacellocoeniaAlloiteau and Tissier 1858

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