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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Solenastrea was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1848) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R Sepkoski's reference number: 796]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Faviidae by Veron (2000), López-Pérez (2005) and Powell (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Solenastrea Milne-Edwards and Haime
1880Dachiardia Duncan
2000Solenastrea Veron p. 250
2002Solenastrea Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Solenastrea López-Pérez p. 83
2008Solenastrea Powell p. 6

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusSolenastreaMilne-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.

No diagnoses are available