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Anthozoa - Scleractinia

Carophylliina was named by Vaughan and Wells (1943). It is extant.

It was corrected as Caryophyllina by Vaughan and Wells (1943); it was corrected as Caryophylliina by Squires (1984), Chiesa et al. (1995), Cairns (1997), Roniewicz and Michalik (2002) and Roniewicz et al. (2005).

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Vaughan and Wells (1943), Squires (1984), Chiesa et al. (1995), Cairns (1997), Roniewicz and Michalik (2002) and Roniewicz et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Caryophyllina Vaughan and Wells
1984Caryophylliina Squires p. 14
1995Caryophylliina Chiesa et al. p. 25
1997Caryophylliina Cairns
2002Caryophylliina Roniewicz and Michalik p. 151
2005Caryophylliina Roniewicz et al. p. 293

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)
suborderCaryophylliina(Vaughan and Wells 1943)

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