Xystriphyllum Hill 1939 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Ptenophyllidae

Parent taxon: Ptenophyllinae according to D. Hill 1981

See also Hill 1956 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acanthophyllum, Acmophyllum, Aphroidophyllum, Australophyllum, Dohmophyllum, Ecnomiophyllum, Embolophyllum, Gryphophyllum, Grypophyllum, Hankaxis, Hezhangophyllum, Imennovia, Lyrielasma, Neomphyma, Paleogrypophyllum, Pseudochonophyllum, Pseudogrypophyllum, Psydracophyllum, Redstonea, Salairophyllum, Shastaphyllum, Taimyrophyllum, Tonkinaria, Toquimaphyllum, Weissermelia, Windelasma

Subtaxa: Xystriphyllum dotswoodense Xystriphyllum dunstani Xystriphyllum magnum

View classification

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Couvinien of Australia (1 collection)

• Devonian of Australia (16), Canada (8: British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon), Laos (1), the Russian Federation (3), Spain (9), Tajikistan (3), the United Kingdom (1), United States (17: Alaska)

Total: 59 collections including 69 occurrences

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.