Cyathophyllum Goldfuss 1826 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Cyathophyllidae

Synonyms: Cyathophyllum (Orthocyathus) Merriam 1974, Orthocyathus Merriam 1974

Parent taxon: Cyathophyllidae according to Pedder 2004

See also Hill 1956, Hill 1981 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Commutatophyllum, Glossophyllum, Heterophaulactis, Houershanophyllum, Loomberaphyllum, Mansuyphyllum, Mictophyllum, Moravophyllum, Peripaedium, Pseudozaphrentis, Qiannanophyllum, Radiophyllum, Sinodisphyllum, Sterictophyllum

Subtaxa: Cyathophyllum (Cyathophyllum) Cyathophyllum cocchi Cyathophyllum depressum Cyathophyllum dianthus Cyathophyllum eurekaense Cyathophyllum occidens

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Type: Cyathophyllum dianthus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Italy (3 collections)

• Permian of Indonesia (1)

• Pennsylvanian of Canada (1: Nunavut)

• Mississippian of Canada (1: Nunavut)

• Couvinien of Australia (1)

• Devonian of Australia (5), Austria (1), Canada (4: Manitoba, Northwest Territories), China (1), the Czech Republic (3), France (1), Germany (4), Spain (4), Tajikistan (1), the United Kingdom (4), United States (20: Alaska, Nevada)

• Clinton of Canada (5: British Columbia)

• Silurian of Canada (4: Manitoba, Quebec), India (1), Norway (4), Sweden (3), United States (16: Alaska, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, New York)

• Ordovician of China (1)

Total: 89 collections including 95 occurrences

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