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Pectiniidae

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pectiniidae

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

It was assigned to Faviicae by Wells (1956).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Pectiniidae Vaughan and Wells
1956Pectiniidae Wells

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyPectiniidaeVaughan and Wells 1943
familyPectiniidaeVaughan 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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available