Zelophyllum Wedekind 1927 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Pycnostylidae

Parent taxon: Pycnostylidae according to D. Hill 1981

See also Hill 1956 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cyathopaedium, Depasophyllum, Fletcherina, Protopilophyllum, Pycnostylus, Synamplexus, Synaptophyllum, Thecacristatus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of the Russian Federation (3 collections), Tajikistan (3), United States (1: Nevada)

• Silurian to Devonian of Pakistan (1)

• Silurian of China (8), Mongolia (1), the Russian Federation (2), Sweden (1), Tajikistan (1), United States (11: Alaska, California, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Virginia), Uzbekistan (1)

Total: 33 collections including 38 occurrences

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