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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Merulinidae

  • Coeloria was named by Edwards and Haime (1848).

    It was synonymized subjectively with Platygyra by Wells (1956).
  • Astroria was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1848).

    It was synonymized subjectively with Platygyra by Wells (1956).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1834Platygyra Ehrenberg
1848Coeloria Edwards and Haime p. 493
1848Astroria Milne-Edwards and Haime
2000Platygyra Veron p. 176
2002Platygyra Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Platygyra López-Pérez p. 83
2014Platygyra Huang et al.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMerulinidaeVerrill 1866
genusPlatygyraEhrenberg 1834

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