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Disphyllum virgatum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Disphyllidae

Cyathophyllum virgatum was named by Hinde (1890). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Opposite Mount Krauss, Kimberley District, which is in a Frasnian carbonate limestone in Australia.

It was recombined as Disphyllum virgatum by Hill (1936).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Cyathophyllum virgatum Hinde p. 194 figs. Pl 8, figs 1a,b
1936Disphyllum virgatum Hill

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderColumnariinaRominger 1876
familyDisphyllidaeHill 1939
subfamilyDisphyllinaeHill 1939
genusDisphyllumFromentel 1861

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