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|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||External Literature Search||Age range and collections|
Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montastraeidae
It was corrected as Montastrea by Squires and Demetrion (1992) and Sepkoski (2002); it was misspelled as Montastrea by Veron (2000), López-Pérez (2005), Kiessling et al. (2011) and Huang et al. (2014).
It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); to Faviidae by Wells (1941), Wells (1956), Squires and Demetrion (1992), Veron (2000), López-Pérez (2005) and Kiessling et al. (2011); and to Montastraeidae by Huang et al. (2014).
|Year||Name and author|
|1848||Phyllocoenia Milne-Edwards and Haime|
|1941||Montastrea Wells p. 305|
|1989||Phyllocoeniopsis Eliasova p. 90|
|1992||Montastrea Squires and Demetrion p. 20|
|2000||Montastrea Veron p. 212|
|2002||Montastrea Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2002||Phyllocoenia Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2005||Montastraea López-Pérez p. 83|
|2006||Phyllocoenia Baron-Szabo p. 81|
|2011||Montastrea Kiessling et al.|
|2014||Montastraea Huang et al.|
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