Mackenziephyllum Pedder 1971 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Cystiphyllidae

Parent taxon: Cystiphyllidae according to D. Hill 1981

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Asperophyllum, Atopocystis, Bucanophyllum, Ceriocysta, Coleophyllum, Cystiphylloides, Cystiphyllum, Diplochone, Edaphophyllum, Holcocystis, Microplasma, Pseudodigonophyllum, Zonophyllum

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Canada (1: Northwest Territories collection)

• Silurian of China (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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