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Lophiostroma

Stromatoporoidea - Labechiida - Lophiostromatidae

Taxonomy
Lophiostroma was named by Nicholson (1891) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llde S Prid Sepkoski's reference number: 903].

It was assigned to Lophiostromatidae by Stearn et al. (1999); and to Stromatoporoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Lophiostroma Nicholson
1999Lophiostroma Stearn et al.
2002Lophiostroma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classStromatoporoidea(Nicholson and Murie 1878)
RankNameAuthor
orderLabechiidaKühn 1927
familyLophiostromatidaeNestor 1966
genusLophiostromaNicholson 1891

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