Zaphrenthis Rafinesque and Clifford 1820 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Zaphrentidae

Synonyms: Helenterophyllum Grabau 1910, Heliophrentis Grabau 1910, Zaphrentis Haime 1850

Parent taxon: Zaphrentidae according to D. Hill 1956

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aemulophyllum, Cyathocylindrium, Heliophylloides, Heliophyllum, Keriophyllum, Phymatophyllum

Subtaxa: Zaphrentis arietina Zaphrentis simplex

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of United States (2: Indiana, Kentucky collections)

Total: 2 collections including 3 occurrences

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