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Thecactinastraea

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Oppelismiliidae

Taxonomy
Thecactinastraea was named by Beauvais (1986) [Sepkoski's age data: J l Sepkoski's reference number: 919].

It was assigned to Actinastraeidae by Beauvais (1986); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Oppelismiliidae by Roniewicz (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Thecactinastraea Beauvais
2002Thecactinastraea Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Thecactinastraea Roniewicz

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderStylophyllinaBeauvais 1981
familyOppelismiliidae
genusThecactinastraea

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