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Nephelophyllum parasimplex

Anthozoa - Kepingophyllidae

Taxonomy
Nephelophyllum parasimplex was named by Yu and Zhu (1988). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Jigongling H18, Gao'an County, which is in a Sakmarian carbonate limestone in China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Nephelophyllum parasimplex Yu and Zhu p. 96 figs. Pl 2, fig 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
familyKepingophyllidaeWu and Zhou 1982
genusNephelophyllumWu and Zhao 1974
speciesparasimplex

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