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Plesiocoenia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Smilotrochiidae

Taxonomy
Plesiocoenia was named by Alloiteau (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: J m Sepkoski's reference number: 658]. It is not extant. Its type is Plesiocoenia menabensis.

It was assigned to Smilotrochiidae by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Plesiocoenia Alloiteau
2002Plesiocoenia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderMeandriinaAlloiteau 1952
familySmilotrochiidaeAlloiteau 1952
genusPlesiocoenia

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