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Stylosmilia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Stylinidae

Taxonomy
Stylosmilia was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1848) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-u K Albi Sepkoski's reference number: 682,806]. It is not extant. Its type is Stylosmilia michelini.

It was assigned to Stylinidae by Roniewicz (1976); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Stylosmilia Milne-Edwards and Haime
1976Stylosmilia Roniewicz
2002Stylosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderStylininaAlloiteau 1952
familyStylinidaed'Orbigny 1851
genusStylosmiliaMilne-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