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Lytvophyllum mongeri

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Petalaxidae

Taxonomy
Lytvophyllum mongeri was named by Stevens and Rycerski (1989). Its type specimen is GSC 85274 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 28942 (SE-19c-56), Mess Lake, Stikine, which is in an Asselian shallow subtidal limestone in Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Lytvophyllum mongeri Stevens and Rycerski p. 179 figs. 5.6-5.10
2007Lytvophyllum mongeri Fedorowski et al. p. 160

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
familyPetalaxidaeFomichev 1953
genusLytvophyllumDobrolyubova 1941
speciesmongeri

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