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Lophophyllidium liangshanense

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Lophophyllidiidae

Taxonomy
Lophophyllidium liangshanense was named by Wu (1957). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Liangshan, middle Wujiaping (coll 3), 3 km SE of Yan'erwo, Hanzhong County, which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate limestone in the Wujiaping Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Lophophyllidium liangshanense Wu p. 330 figs. Pl 1, fig 9

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

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