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Iranophyllum shirasakiense

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Waagenophyllidae

Iranophyllum shirasakiense was named by Yamagiwa and Suzuki (1976). Its type specimen is NSM PA11668 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Shirasaki, Yura-machi, Hitaka-gun, Wakayama Prefecture, which is in a Roadian carbonate limestone in the Shirasaki Formation of Japan.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Iranophyllum shirasakiense Yamagiwa and Suzuki p. 29 figs. Pl 1, figs 1,2

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLonsdaleiinaSpasskiy 1974
familyWaagenophyllidaeWang 1950
genusIranophyllumDouglas 1936

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