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Turbinaria

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dendrophylliidae

Taxonomy
Turbinaria was named by Oken (1815) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Dendrophylliidae by Wells (1956); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1815Turbinaria Oken
1880Turbinacis Quenstedt
1956Turbinaria Wells
2002Tubinacis Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Turbinaria Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Life
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDendrophylliinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyDendrophylliidaeGray 1847
genusTurbinariaOken 1815

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