Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Phylum: Cnidaria
Classis: Anthozoa
Subclassis: Hexacorallia
Ordo: Scleractinia
Subordo: Faviina
Familiae: Anthemiphylliidae - Faviidae - Meandrinidae - Merulinidae - †Montlivaltiidae - Mussidae - Oculinidae - Pectiniidae - Rhizangiidae - Trachyphylliidae


Dendrophylliina Vaughan & Wells, 1943

* Wells, J.W. 1956: Scleractinia. Pp. F328-F444 In: Moore, R. C. (editor) Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part F: Coelenterata. University of Kansas Press, Lawrence.
* Romano, S.L. and S.R. Palumbi. 1996: Evolution of scleractinian corals inferred from molecular systematics. Science, 271: 640-642.
* Veron, J.E.N., D.M. Odorico, C.A. Chen, and D.J. Miller. 1996: Reassessing evolutionary relationships of scleractinian corals. Coral Reefs, 15: 1-9.

Vernacular names
English: Stony Corals

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