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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Trochosmilia was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1848) [Sepkoski's age data: K Apti T Mi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Montlivaltiidae by Baron-Szabo (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Trochosmilia Milne-Edwards and Haime
1949Edwardsosmilia Alloiteau
1956Edwardsosmilia Wells
2002Edwardsosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Trochosmilia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Trochosmilia Baron-Szabo p. 52

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMontlivaltiidaeDietrich 1926
genusTrochosmiliaMilne-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