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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Eridophyllidae

Eridophyllum was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1850) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife-l D Give-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Craspedophyllidae by Hill (1956); to Eridophyllinae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Eridophyllum Milne-Edwards and Haime
1873Craspedophyllum Dybowski
1876Crepidophyllum Nicholson and Thomson
1938Schistotoecholasma Stewart
1940Schistotoechelasma Lang et al.
1956Eridophyllum Hill
1981Eridophyllum Hill
2002Eridophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderCyathophyllinaNicholson 1889
familyEridophyllidaeFromentel 1861
subfamilyEridophyllinaeFromentel 1861
genusEridophyllumMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850

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.

No diagnoses are available