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Trochocyathus (Platycyathus)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1863Trochocyathus (Platycyathus) Fromentel
2002Platycyathus Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
superfamilyCaryophylliicaeGray 1847
familyCaryophylliidaeGray 1847
subfamilyCaryophylliinaeGray 1847
genusTrochocyathusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848
subgenusPlatycyathusFromentel 1863

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