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Phyllosmilia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Meandrinidae

Taxonomy
Phyllosmilia was named by Fromentel (1862) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo T Eo]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Meandrininae by Baron-Szabo (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Phyllosmilia Fromentel
2002Phyllosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Phyllosmilia Baron-Szabo p. 70

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMeandrinidaeGray 1847
subfamilyMeandrininaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusPhyllosmiliaFromentel 1862

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