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Spinophyllum prolatum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Disphyllidae

Taxonomy
Spinophyllum prolatum was named by Brownlaw and Jell (2008). Its type locality is UQL 6214 Dingo Gap, which is in a Frasnian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Napier Formation of Australia.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Spinophyllum prolatum Brownlaw and Jell

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
RankNameAuthor
suborderColumnariinaRominger 1876
familyDisphyllidaeHill 1939
subfamilyDisphyllinaeHill 1939
genusSpinophyllumWedekind 1922
speciesprolatum

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available