Phacellophyllum G├╝rich 1909 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae

Synonyms: Fascicularia Dybowski 1873, Phacelophyllum Lang et al. 1940

Parent taxon: Phillipsastreidae according to D. Hill 1981

See also Hill 1956 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Bensonastraea, Chuanbeiphyllum, Farabophyllum, Frechastraea, Keriophylloides, Kuangxiastraea, Peneckiella, Phillipsastrea, Protomacgeea, Pterorrhiza, Scruttonia, Stellatophyllum, Sudetia, Sulcorphyllum, Thamnophyllum, Trapezophyllum, Vestigiphyllum, Phacellophyllinae, Phillipsastraeinae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Australia (5 collections), Canada (8: Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories), China (1), the Czech Republic (1), Myanmar (1), United States (5: Alaska, Arizona)

Total: 21 collections including 23 occurrences

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