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Rhizangia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Rhizangiidae

Taxonomy
Rhizangia was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1848) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno T Eo Sepkoski's reference number: 796,1270]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Rhizangia Milne-Edwards and Haime
2002Rhizangia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Rhizangia Baron-Szabo p. 63

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyRhizangiidaed'Orbigny 1851
genusRhizangiaMilne-Edwards and Haime 1848

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