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Tropidendron

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Tropiastreidae

Taxonomy
Tropidendron was named by Cuif (1975) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Ladi-u Tr Nori Sepkoski's reference number: 185,920]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Tropiastreidae by Turnsek (1997); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Tropidendron Cuif
1997Tropidendron Turnsek
2002Tropidendron Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderArchaeofungiinaAlloiteau 1952
familyTropiastreidaeCuif 1977
genusTropidendronCuif 1975

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