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Taxogyra

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Placocoeniidae

Taxonomy
Taxogyra was named by Wells (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: K u].

It was assigned to Placosmiliinae by Wells (1956); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Placocoeniidae by Baron-Szabo (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Taxogyra Wells
1956Taxogyra Wells
2002Taxogyra Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Taxogyra Baron-Szabo p. 49

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyPlacocoeniidaeAlloiteau 1952
genusTaxogyraWells 1937

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