Schweigger, 1819, p. 417
Anthophyllum Schweigger, 1819, p. 417 is a junior synonym (available and invalid), see Caryophyllia Lamarck, 1801, p. 370.
Madrepora anthophyllum Esper, 1791, p. 143, pl. 24, figs. 1-5; Subsequent Designation Wells, 1986, p. 5
Type Specimen: Syntype; SMF ; Verified; Dry Preserved
Type Locality: Mediterranean
Type species best described by Zibrowius (1980). =Caryophyllia cyathus (Ellis and Solander, 1786)
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