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Manicina

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Taxonomy
Manicina was named by Ehrenberg (1834) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 1102]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Faviidae by Johnson (1998) and Veron (2000); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1834Manicina Ehrenberg
1864Teleiophyllia Duncan
1956Teleiophyllia Wells
1998Manicina Johnson p. 1268
2000Manicina Veron p. 99
2002Manicina Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Teleiophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusManicinaEhrenberg 1834

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