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Stylophyllopsis gracilis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Stylophyllidae

Taxonomy
Stylophyllopsis gracilis was named by Stanley (1994). Its type specimen is AMNH 43527 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is AMNH1061, Cerro de Pasco, which is in a Norian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Chambara Formation of Peru.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Stylophyllopsis gracilis Stanley, Jr. p. 79 figs. Pl 1, figs 1,2; text-fig 4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderStylophyllinaBeauvais 1981
familyStylophyllidaeVolz 1896
genusStylophyllopsis
speciesgracilis

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