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Cystostroma

Stromatoporoidea - Labechiida - Rosenellidae

Taxonomy
Cystostroma was named by Galloway and St Jean (1957). Its type is Cystostroma vermontense.

It was assigned to Labechiidae by Nestor (1964); to Rosenellidae by Bolton (1988) and Stearn et al. (1999); and to Stromatoporoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Cystostroma Galloway and St Jean
1964Cystostroma Nestor
1988Cystostroma Bolton
1999Cystostroma Stearn et al.
2002Cystostroma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classStromatoporoidea(Nicholson and Murie 1878)
RankNameAuthor
orderLabechiidaKühn 1927
familyRosenellidaeYavorsky 1973
genusCystostromaGalloway and St Jean 1957

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