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Acanthophyllum (Neostringophyllum)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Ptenophyllidae

Taxonomy
Neostringophyllum was named by Wedekind (1922).

It was synonymized subjectively with Acanthophyllum by Birenheide (1972); it was reranked as Acanthophyllum (Neostringophyllum) by Zhen (1994).

It was assigned to Rugosa by Wedekind (1922); and to Acanthophyllum by Zhen (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Neostringophyllum Wedekind
1994Acanthophyllum (Neostringophyllum) Zhen

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
RankNameAuthor
suborderPtenophyllinaWedekind 1927
familyPtenophyllidaeWedekind 1923
subfamilyPtenophyllinaeWedekind 1923
genusAcanthophyllumDybowski 1873
subgenusNeostringophyllum(Wedekind 1922)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available