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Lophophyllidium compactum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Lophophyllidiidae

Lophophyllidium compactum was named by Wu and Zhao (1983). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Wenxing Town, middle Changxing Fm, Beipei County, which is in a Changhsingian carbonate limestone in the Changxing Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Lophophyllidium compactum Wu and Zhao p. 277 figs. Pl 3, fig 4

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
familyLophophyllidiidaeMoore and Jeffords 1945
genusLophophyllidiumGrabau 1928

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