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Volzeiidae

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Volzeiidae

Taxonomy
Volzeiidae was named by Beauvais (1980). It is not extant. Its type is Volzeia.

It was assigned to Pachythecalina by Beauvais (1986); and to Pachythecaliina by Turnsek (1997).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Volzeiidae Beauvais
1986Volzeiidae Beauvais
1997Volzeiidae Turnsek

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderPachythecaliinaEliasova 1976
familyVolzeiidaeBeauvais 1980
familyVolzeiidaeBeauvais 1980

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