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Waagenophyllum (Waagenophyllum) carinatum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Waagenophyllidae

Waagenophyllum carinatum was named by Xu (1977). Its type specimen is IV 38590 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Banqiaodian, Yicheng County, which is in a Wuchiapingian open shallow subtidal limestone in the Wujiaping Formation of China.

It was recombined as Waagenophyllum (Waagenophyllum) carinatum by Shen et al. (1998).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Waagenophyllum carinatum Xu p. 231 figs. Pl 90, fig 1
1998Waagenophyllum (Waagenophyllum) carinatum Shen et al. p. 56 figs. Pl 10, figs 3,4

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLonsdaleiinaSpasskiy 1974
familyWaagenophyllidaeWang 1950
subfamilyWaagenophyllinaeWang 1950
genusWaagenophyllumHayasaka 1924
subgenusWaagenophyllumHayasaka 1924

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