Thamnophyllum Penecke 1894 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae

Parent taxon: Phillipsastreidae according to D. Hill 1981

See also Hill 1956 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Thamnophyllum cordense Thamnophyllum julli Thamnophyllum kimberleyense Thamnophyllum ossalense Thamnophyllum pedderi

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Afghanistan (2 collections), Australia (18), Austria (2), Belgium (5), Canada (25: Alberta, British columbia, Northwest Territories), the Czech Republic (6), France (4), Germany (6), Kazakhstan (1), Mongolia (1), Morocco (4), Poland (7), the Russian Federation (12), Spain (8), Tajikistan (1), Thailand (1), the United Kingdom (12), United States (12: Alaska), Vietnam (1)

Total: 128 collections including 136 occurrences

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