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Psammogyra

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Rhipidogyridae

Taxonomy
Psammogyra was named by Fromentel (1862) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo J Tith-l Sepkoski's reference number: 838].

It was assigned to Rhipidogyridae by Wells (1956); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Psammogyra Fromentel
1956Psammogyra Wells
2002Psammogyra Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderRhipidogyrina
familyRhipidogyridaeKoby 1905
genusPsammogyraFromentel 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